Subject Re: [IBDI] Some news to think about...
Author Nick Gorham
aharrison@... wrote:

> At 04:53 PM 6/21/2001 -0400, Leyne, Sean wrote:
> >The product, called Red Hat Database, will be based on PostgreSQL and
> >will be available only through the Red Hat subscription service
> >offering.
> Fascinating. In what sense is that open source?

Good question, but remember that Postgres, like InterBase and the IPL, is
not a copyleft type GPL licence, its more like the BSD one, and does allow
for the use in closed, commercial products.

Nick Gorham
When I die, I want to go like my grandfather did, gently while sleeping,
and not like his passangers, screaming in a panic, looking for the
inflatable raft. -- Seen on ./