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RE: Licensing Issues (Windows Server)

From: Hughes, Trystan <Trystan.Hughes_at_assetco.com>
Date: 2005-05-11 10:25:29 CEST

Thanks for the replies people!
 
But, can someone briefly explain why if I was to use Apache/HTTP to access the repository there is no problem, yet if I was to use file:// or a mapped drive then there may be a licensing problem? What exactly is the different?
 
Thanks
 
Tryst
 
>If accessing via Apache/HTTP, then no more licenses.

>If accessing via FILE/Mapped-drive, then it depends on your Windows
>Server license agreement. Enteprise Edition licenses require X number
>of CALs; MSDN Developer licenses allow X number of CALs simply by
>installing Windows from an MSDN disc (if used for development).
>Furthermore, depending on your agreement terms, there are per-user CALs
>and per-device CALs.

>Simply, read the fine-print and visit/ask your Reseller for specifics.

 
 
 
-----Original Message-----
From: Hughes, Trystan [mailto:Trystan.Hughes@assetco.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 10, 2005 9:50 AM
To: users@subversion.tigris.org
Subject: Licensing Issues (Windows Server)

Hi all,

If I am to have Subversion on a Windows based Server, are there any
licensing issues that I need to be aware of? For example, if I have 20
developers all accessing the Repository that is based on a Windows
Server, do I need u 20 License agreements? (i'm not too clued up on
Licensing)

Thanks in advance

Tryst

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