Good news on the Ancient UNIX License front

sjm sethm at
Tue May 9 08:02:40 AEST 2000

Hello all,

I've just received this mail from SCO.  I think it's appropriate to
post here.

Apparently we can expect the Ancient UNIX License available on the
SCO website by Friday (U.S. Pacific Time, I would suspect).  Very
good news indeed!

Included message follows:

>To: sethm at
>From: Paul Kaspian <paulka at sco.COM>
>Subject: Re: Fwd: Regarding the Ancient UNIX license
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
>Hi Seth,
>Sorry for the late reply. We are in the process of adding Ancient UNIX to our
>web site now that the $100 fee is waived. This should be up on the site by May
>12th. It will be located at Please let me know if you have
>any questions.
>Paul Kasipan
>Marketing Manager
>At 10:25 AM 4/26/00 -0700, you wrote:
>>Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2000 09:58:24 -0700
>>From: sjm <sethm at>
>>To: toms at
>>Subject: Regarding the Ancient UNIX license
>>X-Mailer: Mutt 1.0.1us
>>I read your recent press release regarding SCO's new open source
>>initiatives with some interest.  Specifically, I'm curious what your
>>plans are regarding the "Ancient" UNIX license which SCO previously
>>charged $100 for.  Do you know when the new free license will be
>>Thank you for your help,
>>-Seth Morabito
>>  sethm at

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