[REBOL] Re: It's NOT Free.. (was) Re: Re: The future of Rebol - achieving critic
From: gjones05:mail:orion at: 21-May-2001 17:11
From: "Holger Kruse"
> As a broad rule of thumb: if you use REBOL on a computer you own
> and do not use it to generate any income then it is "personal use". If
> use it within a commercial environment (on a computer at your work
> on a server in your company etc.) or if you use it in a manner
> to generate revenue then it is "commercial use". There are exceptions
> If you are unsure then please contact us directly, explain how you
> use REBOL, and we can work out a proper licensing arrangement.
Oh, I think I now know the sound of one hand clapping.
The lead-in on the main page says, "REBOL/View is Free. Upgrade to Pro
for Only $49." This link clicks through to a page where it says,
REBOL/View - Free - Downloads in seconds.
Only further down the page
is there a pronouncement that it may not really be free. This method of
lead-in is misleading. It is likely unintentional, but it is
misleading, in my opinion. I guess Joanna was closer to being right
this morning. Sorry, Joanna.