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Re: Software Subversion

From: Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Feb 2012 16:21:22 -0500

On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 11:45 AM, Ryan Schmidt
<subversion-2012a_at_ryandesign.com> wrote:
> On Feb 6, 2012, at 06:37, <support_at_avibras.com.br> <support_at_avibras.com.br> wrote:
>> I need to know if the software is free Subversion on Windows 2003 and corporate use?
>> And as the licensing and done? For machine or User?
>> It has a sales representative in Brazil?
> Subversion is free software, released (as of version 1.7) under the Apache license version 2.0. You can read the full text of the license here:

The phrase "free software" can be confusing, partly due to the "free
as in speech" versus "free as in beer" distinction in meaning, and due
to the "Free Software Foundation" and their espousal of GNU Public
License or "GPL" (which I use by preference, myself). I really think
it is safer to describe the Apache license, used by Subversion, as an
"open source" license, as described at
http://www.opensource.org/docs/osd .
Received on 2012-02-06 22:21:57 CET

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