Re: Netscape

Philip Semanchuk (
Tue, 21 Mar 95 13:04:01 -0500

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> If you do not have Netscape which is really better than Mosaic
> It's freeware for private use!

Andreas, I agree with everything you said, except the last
sentence. My Netscape
license says:

> GRANT. Subject to the provisions contained herein, Netscape
> Communications Corporation ("Netscape") hereby grants you a
> non-exclusive license to use its accompanying proprietary
> software product ("Software") free of charge if (a) you are
> a student, faculty member or staff member of an educational
> institution (K-12, junior college or college) or an employee of
> a non-profit organization; or (b) your use of the Software
> is for the purpose of evaluating whether to purchase an ongoing
> license to the Software. If you do not fit within the
> description above, a license fee is due to Netscape and no
> license is granted herein.

In short, for most people Netscape is only free for evaluation.
If you like it you have to pay (only $39 if memory serves).