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Re: New entry in the SVN related tool list

From: <kmradke_at_rockwellcollins.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2009 09:36:46 -0600

Intland Software <marketing_at_intland.com> wrote on 11/17/2009 09:28:35 AM:
> > Just curious, what is the license on CB MR? I can see that it is a
free
> > download, but is it also "free" as in free (open source) software?
> Great question!
> *It is free to download, to use, to copy, to share, to distribute.*
> Parts of the source code are open as well (wiki plugins and remote
> clients, for instance),
> but the core is closed source. This is simply because the same core
> is also used in
> our commercial offerings, and our commercial license doesn't
> (currently!) allow publishing
> the complete code.
> We are currently in the midst of rethinking our licensing scheme in
> general, to make things
> more liberal or to set up some kind of a dual license.
>
> We are looking, however, for opportunities to make codeBeamer MR
> more accessible for
> the SVN community, if you guys find it useful. Any idea where and
> how to approach
> the distribution maintainers?

It is a little misleading. The download page for CodeBeamer MR
says "No Registration", which is true for the download, but you
do need to "register" after installing to get a license key
before it will function.

Kevin R.

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