Subject: Re: vi update?
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/19/2000 19:55:53
Jason Thorpe said:

>The code in BSD/OS is redistributable according to the license on the
>individual source files ... if the nvi-1.79 in BSD/OS has a Berkeley-like
>license, I say "shar it up and beam me a copy!"

I downloaded nvi-1.79 yesterday from It appears to have
the usual Berkeley license. It comes with a stripped-down version of
Berkeley db 1.85. And it compiles and works out of the box.

And that's that...
Rick Kelly