[lug] Fedora *MEETS* KRUD comments wanted
jbs at quiotix.com
Fri Sep 26 14:23:09 MDT 2003
Ed Hill wrote:
> OK, theres still one area where I think a lot of people are perhaps
> (severely?) overestimating the cost of RHEL when used for multiple
> Whats to stop you from buying a small number of copies of RHEL (WS, ES,
> or AS) and a small number of RHN subscriptions and then using your own
> INTERNAL (to your company) mechanisms to distribute the updates to
> multiple internal machines?
> Remember, Red Hat is very careful to include only Open Source packages
> in their distributions
I'm not sure that's true for RHEL, but see below anyway.
> so I don't see where you'd be violating any
> copyright laws.
You're not violating copyright laws, but you would be violating the
contract you have with Red Hat for the RHN *service*.
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