ANNOUNCE: Visual Haskell version 0.0

Simon Marlow simonmar at
Wed Sep 28 04:33:36 EDT 2005

> > A quick note about the license: this is a binary release with a BSD 
> > license.  We changed the license at the last minute, and 
> didn't have 
> > time to re-roll the installer.  You have the option of using Visual 
> > Haskell either under the click-through license in the installer (a 
> > Microsoft shared source license for non-commercial use) or the more 
> > liberal BSD license in the documentation.
> Will you be coming out with another installer? I'm not 
> comfortable clicking "accept" on the MSR license...

Yes, the next version of the installer will contain the BSD license in
place of the MSR license.  I can't say for sure when, but sooner rather
than later.


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