Posted by Chris Maunder
Thursday, March 2, 2000 6:00pm
Company decides to go its own way after blow-up with Geneva standards group.
The Geneva-based standards organization ECMA has issued a scathing denunciation of Sun Microsystems Inc. for pulling Java off the standardization track.
Sun declined a Java standardization proposal from ECMA this week. Sun's refusal to participate in the JTC1 subcomittee was described as an enormous waste of two years of effort.
www.zdnet.com/zdnn/stories/news/0,4586,2454077,00.html for the story.