From: Niall O Broin (niall at domain linux.ie)
Date: Tue 12 Jun 2001 - 12:24:38 IST
On Tue, Jun 12, 2001 at 07:54:52AM +0000, Andrew Kemmy wrote:
> Has anyone purchased Oracle for (SuSE) Linux for use in a commercial
> environment ? - I have the software already from OTN, but would like
> a license to use it commercially for about 15 Oracle developers.
My reading of the Oracle Linux developer license (and it might have been a
case of "Just sees what he wants to see") led me to think that that there
was no problem with commercial development - after all, Oracle development
is never anything but commercial. However, the free license only extended to
development and not to deployment i.e. if you wanted to roll the developed
code out, then the commercial end user had to have an Oracle license
> How much ? Would anyone recommend a reseller ?
Man from Oracle comes up, measures the depth of your carpet, figures how
much they can screw you for, picks you up and shakes you for whatever other
loose change there might be, and then gives you a price.
> Replies to the nearest £1000 would be appreciated !
Where does the above algorithm get you ?
But seriously, there is an Oracle office in Blackrock - perhaps a quick call
there might be in order, if you don't agree with my conclusions above re the
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