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From:Michael Bacarella Date:March 25 2002 11:54pm
Subject:Re: Impact of Free ORACLE
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Oh, that.

Once you swear that you won't use Oracle to develop weapons of
mass destruction, sell solutions to known terrorists, or are
not yourself a terrorist, you get to download Oracle for free.

Certainly not the source though.

-M

On Mon, Mar 25, 2002 at 05:29:32PM -0600, MadProfessor wrote:
> Here's a couple I've dug up:
> 
> http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/020117/sfth035_1.html
> http://www.devx.com/judgingjava/articles/javaone/report2.asp (Flat out
> SAYS ORACLE IS FREE!)
> 
> And of course, let's not forget
> http://www.oracle.com (Just go to downloads, register your info and try
> downloading ANYTHING)
> 
> 
> I PROMISE YOU, oh non believers, that you'll believe me after you read
> those articles, and then try downloading 9i from Oracle. You don't even
> have to download it, just start it and watch it go!
> Cheers,
> VJ MPZ
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Forgo [mailto:richard.forgo@stripped] 
> Sent: Monday, March 25, 2002 5:02 PM
> To: 'MadProfessor'; mysql@stripped
> Subject: RE: Impact of Free ORACLE
> 
> 
> Did Big Larry go open source? This is news to me. If you have more
> details, please provide the list a link to share that info.
> 
> Rik Forgo
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> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: MadProfessor [mailto:madprofessor@stripped] 
> Sent: Monday, March 25, 2002 5:48 PM
> To: mysql@stripped
> Subject: Impact of Free ORACLE
> 
> Just curious what everyone thinks the impact on MySQL will be now that
> Oracle is free?
> 
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