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How much is the CTL licence a real stumbling block? I can appreciate it's not ideal - AIUI, it's not properly open-source, and contributions are something of a hostage to fortune if CTL changes its mind or goes under. But given the commercial realities of the RISC OS community, I wonder if expecting the licence situation to change is hoping for too much? It seems to be functioning pretty well at the moment, despite the (no doubt well-founded) worries of potential developers used to a less restrictive environment.

 is a RISC OS Userlym on 11/5/09 11:18AM
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