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Google, Oracle's endless Java copyright battle extended to ... 2016

Small Furry Animal
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Re: The problem with this case

'If Google loses there would be a precedent for copyrightable APIs which would mean that making things compatible would be a copyright violation.

The other thing is that it was totally avoidable. If Google hadn't used something Java-ish for Android the whole problem wouldn't exist.'

FTFY

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