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   Re: Where's Aelfred?

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  • From: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
  • To: xml-dev <xml-dev@xml.org>
  • Date: Wed, 08 Mar 2000 15:44:18 -0500

At 02:28 PM 3/8/00 -0500, David Megginson wrote:
>> What happened to Microstar anyway?  They seemed to get quieter and quieter
>> after the early Aelfred releases.  [Reply off-list to this one.]
>I'll reply on-list, since it's becoming a FAQ (at least in my INBOX).
>Microstar was taken over by Open Text several months ago.

Funny - a search for Aelfred on the Microstar/OpenText site brings up four
press releases on the acquisition and no software.

I guess that's another reason open source is a good thing - we can still
use (and in David Brownell and Jun Fujisawa's cases, improve) Aelfred.

>You are free to modify AElfred for your own use and
>to redistribute AElfred with your modifications, provided that the
>modifications are clearly documented.

Good stuff.

Simon St.Laurent
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