On Friday, 7 April 2017 at 15:14:40 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
Yes, this is for real! Symantec has given their permission to
relicense it. Thank you, Symantec!
That is really good news!
One less shackle preventing users from adopting :D (and if I am
not mistaken, directly contributing to DMD)
I was just discussing it with Steve at our Boston D Meetup last
week and he explained how it was "techincally" free, but needed
your explicit blessing for each case—which was guaranteed.
Strange how things work in this world many times—especially where
software is involved.