[openbeos] Re: Developer Edition Vmware Image

  • From: Fredrik Modéen <fredrik@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 16:37:26 +0200 (CEST)

> Howdy,
> Emmanuel Jacobs wrote:
>>    About Niue, it seems version 3 is under development:
>> http://www.xs4all.nl/~tako0033/Niue/niue3_1.png
>>    Interesting screenshot isn't it :-)
> Nice. :)
> Can you clarify the specific open source license that you are releasing
> Niue under?
its the wrong person :)
Tako Lansbergen are writing this app

the code says this

        Niue Development Environment
        Copyright 2008 T. Lansbergen, All Rights Reserved.

        Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
        modification, are permitted for non-commercial use only.

        This software is provided ``as is'' and any express or implied 
        including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of 
merchantability and
        fitness for a particular purpose are disclaimed. In no event shall
        authors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special,
        exemplary, or consequential damages (including, but not limited to,
        procurement of substitute goods or services; loss of use, data, or 
        or business interruption) however caused and on any theory of liability,
        whether in contract, strict liability, or tort (including negligence or
        otherwise) arising in any way out of the use of this software, even if
        advised of the possibility of such damage.

> Cheers,
> Koki
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: openbeos-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> [mailto:openbeos-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jorge G. Mare
>>> Sent: lundi 7 avril 2008 0:55
>>> To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Subject: [openbeos] Re: Developer Edition Vmware Image
>> 8< snip !
>>> Proprietary and closed-source apps are a dead end. In the
>>> long run it would be better if you looked into the open
>>> source and/or actively developed alternatives. Not only may
>>> you find replacements whose source could potentially be
>>> included in Haiku (license permitting and if needed/desired),
>>> but you would also give much deserved encouragement to those
>>> devs doing application development for an emerging platform
>>> like Haiku. A few examples:
>>> * Niue IDE for BeOS/Haiku (http://www.bebits.com/app/4540)
>>>     Developed by Tako Lansbergen (aka "0033")
>>>     Screenshots: http://www.xs4all.nl/~tako0033/Niue/niue2.png
>>>     This is actively developed and open source.
>>> * Various from Jerome Fillon (http://www.softimedia.com)
>>>     SerialTransfert (http://www.bebits.com/app/318)
>>>     BeBuilderEditor (http://www.bebits.com/app/496)
>>>     More from this author: http://www.bebits.com/devprofile/160
>>> I believe SHINTA has also developed a (maybe BeIDE
>>> compatible?) IDE for ZETA, which I understand he plans to
>>> migrate to Haiku at some point. Not sure where that stands
>>> now, but it may be good to contact him and ask (he may be
>>> able to crank out a BeOS binary that works in Haiku).
>>> Cheers,
>>> Koki

Fredrik Modéen

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