Subject: Re: Ximian's proprietary connector for open source Evolution
From: Simon Cozens <>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2001 07:00:03 +0000

On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 08:19:12PM -0800, Zimran Ahmed wrote:
> My question is why did he decide to open source the
> PIM and make the connector proprietary. 

One stated reason is that those who need the connector are
running Exchange and hence buying into closed source anyhow;
you can run Evolution perfectly well with an all-open environment.

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