OpenVMS Community License

Antonio Carlini a.carlini at
Wed Jul 29 13:05:50 CDT 2020

On 29/07/2020 15:29, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
> As pointed out by a note "provided by Stuart Brook of Mentec" that
> can be found on the Dbit web site there was work being done by Mentec
> in late 1999 on a potential Hobbyist License for the Software they
> somewhat controlled.  At that time there were several very outspoken
> members of the community who publicly stated that they didn't care,
> one way or the other, whether Mentec made a Hobbyist License or not.
> They would continue to use Mentec's IP as they wished.
> Shortly thereafter all talk of a PDP-11 Hobbyist License from Mentec
> came to an end.


I remember the name Stuart Brook. I wonder if might 
be (or have been) his website.


Antonio Carlini
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