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Re: [Xen-devel] NetBSD port and a couple of remarks

On Wed, 28 Jan 2004 13:28:32 -0800 (PST)
Kip Macy <kmacy@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > (c)  Notwithstanding any other terms in this License, this License  is  not
> >      available  to  You if You and/or your employer develop, produce, sell,
> >      and/or resell a product which contains substantially similar capabili-
> >      ties  of the BitKeeper Software, or, in the reasonable opinion of Bit-
> >      Mover, competes with the BitKeeper Software.

This one is the killer.

If you ever touched the source of any VCS or work for a company who might ship
one (and many big software companies have similar programs) then you cannot use 
Also it is vague enough that you could basically get sued anytime. They just 
have to define some product you're involved in as "competing with bitkeeper"

Who knows, maybe Xen will compete with some obscure feature of BitKeeper at 
some point? 


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