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Key: JSR358-29
Type: Bug Bug
Status: Open Open
Priority: Major Major
Assignee: Unassigned
Reporter: pcurran
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The role of the Reference Implementation

Created: 06/Jul/12 10:01 PM   Updated: 14/Mar/13 08:16 PM
Component/s: Reference Implementation
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Participants: ebresie and pcurran


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The JSPA currently conflates two roles for the RI - these should be clarified:

  • A proof-of concept implementation that is used by implementers as an aid to testing and debugging their implementation.
  • The form in which the Spec Lead licenses its implementation for the creation of derivative works.

Mandate that a binary RI must be released (the former role cannot be fulfilled without a binary.)



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