Subject: Re: vi update?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/20/2000 12:27:00
In message <Pine.NEB.email@example.com>, Greywolf wr
>So what's the deal with db1 vs db2? db is Berkeley DB, so what's going
>on? Is it GPL'd or is it so ridiculously restrictive on terms that it
>won't be useful to aught but the Original Berkeley Folks [TM]?
>I've seen some stuff go by on that, but I think I've deleted them.
db2 is available under special license terms called the "sleepycat" license,
the idea of which is to encourage people like Netscape to spend $many on a
license to distribute it without source - but this won't work for NetBSD.