MySQL released as GPL software!
Aug 29, 1999, 16:56 (14 Talkback[s])
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Subject: MySQL 3.20.32a released as GPL
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 1999 01:07:15 +0300 (EEST)
To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
I just wanted to inform you that MySQL 3.20.32a was released as GPL at
1999-08-22. (http://www.mysql.com/news.html). This means that
MySQL (at least this version:) is now Open Source.
You can run all new MySQL clients (which are in public domain) against
We will continue to release older releases of MySQL as GPL from time