It is has been re-animated by electric shock from Sun and MSFT in the past. I would not be surprised if it gets yet another jolt to keep it going. The stench of sour grapes around API copyright in certain parts of the Silly Valley is quite overwhelming at the moment. I would not be surprised if it gets re-animated again (it is pocket change for the usual suspect which kept it going in the past) as the basic idea here is the same. Apparently copying an include which "explains" how functions are supposed to behave as black box system is somehow supposedly a case of copyright infringment.