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Oracle retains open source dictatorship

The Register - A popular Oracle-controlled open-source project faces a forking after the software giant reiterated that it will restrict what coders can change.

Oracle has said that open sourcers are free to extend Project Hudson, the software-build and monitoring service it inherited from Sun Microsystems. They can add as many plug-ins as they like to the core code, and they don't have to contribute the plug-ins back to the community. But if they build such plug-ins, they'll have to give their code another name.