>>>>> "Jules" == Jules Bean <jules@stripped> writes:
Jules> Steve Ruby wrote:
>> > decisions about which market(s) they want to play in, etc... (My advice:
>> > watch Linux closely and learn from their successes / mistakes; they are one
>> > step ahead. BTW: Why isn't MySQL on the standard Red Hat distribution? )
>> > Rick
>> I think the standard redhat dist comes only with PostgeSQL
Jules> Because the MySQL license agreement forbids the sale of CDs which
Jules> contain mysql. So neither RedHat nor Debian can put mysql on CD version
Jules> of their distribution (Debian make it available from their websites, in
Jules> the non-free section - I don't know if RedHat do).
This is not the case, see my previous mail!
You can put MySQL on a commercial CD, as long as the next customer is
allowed to redistribute the cd.