Re: [R] R -Legality Question about R's Open Source GNU GPL License

From: <ohri2007_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Jul 2008 21:05:01 +0530

now which license to use?

it is bad enough explaining SaaS (software as a service), and open source and data mining to lawyers, without the experts fighting it as well.

and who pays for the cloud computing expenses for me then if there is no money in it. cloud computing doesnt exist in India right now from where I am writing this?

regards,

ajay
decisionstats.com

On 7/30/08, Roland Rau <roland.rproject_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Stevens, Martin Henry H. Dr. wrote:
>> The limit of use is that you cannot profit from it. It is Open Source.
>
> I am not sure what you mean exactly. If you mean that you can not earn
> any money selling free software (in terms of the GPL2, which is R's
> licence), this seems to be not the case:
> http://www.fsf.org/licensing/essays/selling.html
>
> Best,
> Roland
>



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