[haiku] Re: Preinstalling Haiku on new computers.

  • From: "François Revol" <revol@xxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 05 May 2009 10:21:01 +0200 CEST

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> >
> There should be at least a concern in this being that it is not
> illegal to use Haiku on other computers in Russia when there is no
> license given.

There is a licence given, it's the MIT licence.
Though not all software inside Haiku is under MIT licence, you'll need 
to check the other ones.

> And the use of Haiku is not patented in some strange obscure way.

No, but some stupid software patents in some obscure countries cover 
methods used by software inside Haiku (certainly on libavcodec & 
It is up to you to find if you care about sw patents or not and handle 


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