Commercial Products in Python

Ville M. Vainio user at asus-190829777.TeleWell.gateway
Tue Oct 21 20:43:00 CEST 2008

"Paulo J. Matos" <pocmatos at> writes:

> Hi all,
> I was just wondering, if you wish to commercialize an application
> developed in Python, what's the way to go?
> I guess the only way is to sell the source, right?

That should be a good way to go about it. It doesn't make it "open
source", you can still bundle the source with a cut-throat license
that does not allow derived products.

> 1) You can't sell an executable because Python doesn't compile to native
> code (the usual approach, afaik);

You can sell py2exe:d package for windows.

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