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Why Oracle will win its Java copyright case – and why you'll be glad when it does

Anarres

Re: Author is Dead Wrong

"And there's the rub I think: the real copyrightable part is actually the *documentation*

If Google had stripped out all the comments, and referred the user to Sun/Oracle's own documentation of the Java language and APIs, would they be in the clear?"

Google didn't copy comments. Nothing else than the names themselves from the API is the remaining issue in this trial.

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