Subject: Re: vi update?
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Justin T. Gibbs <gibbs@FreeBSD.org>
Date: 02/16/2000 12:53:18
>Anyone opposed to migrating to nvi-1.79? It fixes a bug that's been biting
>me regularly on my NetBSD boxes. I know I can just run a local copy, but
>I'm wondering if there's any reason not to get current.
The SleepyCat license on newer versions of nvi has prevented FreeBSD
from upgrading. I would guess that NetBSD would find the new license
unacceptable as well.