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Re: Need or not need a license?
Posted by: Arjen Lentz
Date: February 15, 2005 05:44PM

Xavier wrote:
> Our aplications will use sql instructions and will link to the db using the odbc driver.
> [...]
> And the will not distribute our software as open source.

Given the above, I don't think you need non-GPL licenses.

> My main question is about to use the mysql for testing the software here in my business.

That would not require a non-GPL license, ever - as you are not distributing anything then.

So, either way, do continue your use of MySQL with your app, and all the best with the development of your app.

Regards, Arjen.
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