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Re: [Xen-users] Xen License

On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 5:56 PM, Jonathan Tripathy <jonnyt@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I should probably clarify my comments.
> I of course understand that I have to pay for Microsoft SPLA licensing. This
> is pretty simple (that I need to pay). But the person on the phone seemed to
> start telling me that renting Linux VMs out was "illegal" without paying...

... and you believe what Microsoft SPLA reseller says about Linux?

> So let's say I have a Xen hypervisor, Ubuntu Dom0 and 40 Ubuntu DomUs, there
> is no money to pay here right?

Pretty much so. You CAN choose to pay Canonical for Ubuntu support if
you need it though.


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