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From Nick Kew <n...@webthing.com>
Subject Re: DBD driver license issues (must default to --without-driver)
Date Sat, 10 May 2008 22:54:51 GMT
On Sat, 10 May 2008 13:58:15 -0700
"Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:

> This is a showstopper.  It must be fixed in 1.3.x before release.
> My fix is also incomplete: All of the other DBD drivers that do not
> have redistributable client libraries must also default off.  Oracle
> is one for sure -- I am unaware of the terms for the other drivers.

I don't think any others present problems.  IIRC the only other
one that's new in 1.3 is FreeTDS, and that's LGPL.

In practice, I suspect Tom's third-party ODBC driver may be a better
option for prospective users of FreeTDS.  But that's another story.

Nick Kew

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