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From:Laercio Xisto Braga Cavalcanti Date:July 26 2004 7:06pm
Subject:RE: using mysql in commercial software
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Hi all,

If I write a comercial software that allow my customer at instalation time
to select between mysql, interbase or other data base is it legal?

Regards,

Laercio. 

-----Original Message-----
From: gerald_clark [mailto:gerald_clark@stripped] 
Sent: segunda-feira, 26 de julho de 2004 15:26
To: Steve Richter
Cc: chat. mysql.
Subject: Re: using mysql in commercial software



Steve Richter wrote:

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Michael Abbott [mailto:damysus@stripped]
>Sent: Monday, July 26, 2004 11:28 AM
>To: srichter@stripped
>Subject: RE: using mysql in commercial software
>
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>>This may not be strictly legal,   but you could have the end user download
>>MySQL...... to run with your software.....
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>
>exactly!  Is Linux distributed under the same type of license as MySql?  
>If I sell software that runs on linux I dont have to give away my code,
right?
>To use my software you first have to install no charge Linux and MySql.  
>Why would that not be permitted?
>
>-Steve
>  
>
Because the MySQL license does not allow you to use it free with commercial
software that requires MySQL.
If you are running commercial software that requires MySQL you must buy a
license.

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