"Developers Now Have Free Access to User Interface Code for
Leading Multimedia Operating System."
"In association with the availability of the latest release of
its flagship product, BeOS 5, Be Incorporated today announced that
it will offer free access to its source code. The advanced BeOS
user interface known as Tracker (the desktop) and Deskbar (the
taskbar) form the user's experience with the operating system. Be
is placing source code for these applications on the Internet for
programmers who want to increase the integration between their
applications and the award-winning architecture of the
multimedia-rich Be system."
"The licensing agreement is based on the updated freeBSD
guidelines, to make it easy for developers to ship their own
proprietary products with the time-to-market advantage of our