Re: Licensing rules for Data Guard

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Sun, 17 Aug 2008 16:44:11 -0700
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The Boss wrote:
> DA Morgan wrote:
> [..]

>> Oracle, unlike some companies, does not charge for possession of their
>> software ... they charge for its commercial use.

> Do you imply that NPO's can use any Oracle software without charge to run
> their buss..., ehrm, voluntary work?
> That would be good news I guess for not only Red Cross, Amnesty
> International, Greenpeace and their likes, but also for instance for the US
> Federal Government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation ... ;-)

Implying no such thing. Read the license that goes with the download at OTN. By "commercial" I did not mean to invite politicians or lawyers to start parsing the meaning of the word "is."

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Sun Aug 17 2008 - 18:44:11 CDT

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