IsPython really O-O? - Think different !
stepken at little-idiot.de
Mon Nov 12 08:43:25 CET 2001
VisualPython is a windows port of the unix python from G.v.Rossum, done
with cygnus (now redhat) GNUPRO suite. Microsoft has bought a Content
Management System (CMS), which was written in Python......and they rewrote
it in C++ .....hmmm.... seems, they haven't unterstood really......But i am
happy with microsofts change-mind in things like opensource, .net. But
their licenses are still horror (EULA). IMHO they do forbid the use of
their software together with GPL ....but i have no evidence (i dont't use
M$ !). I there anybody out there, who has a copy of this M$ license ?
regards, Guido Stepken
>Gerhard Häring wrote:
> A minor correction: VisualPython is an ActiveState product. Microsoft has
> AFAIK nothin to do with it except that they provide VisualStudio 7 with a
> plug-in API for other languages, debuggers, etc.
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