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From Alex Karasulu <aok...@bellsouth.net>
Subject Re: [bdbje] [Licensing] Open Source verses Commercial Use
Date Sun, 24 Jul 2005 03:54:32 GMT
Florian Weimer wrote:

>* Alex Karasulu:
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>>Company A decides to integrate Apache Directory Server which now uses JE 
>>into their product which they sell.
>>
>>Does the license for JE require company A to have to license JE from 
>>SleepyCat?
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>If they don't provide source code to their product under some kind of
>free software license, the answer seems to be yes.
>  
>
So all the source. including the commercial versions of the product must 
be open?  If so we cannot use JE then unfortunately.  We cannot require 
every company that embeds ApacheDS into their product to have to open 
the source to their commercial products.

Alex


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