Thanks for the tip. The guy sounds like a moron...


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Frank Gilley [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Thursday, July 25, 2002 12:49 PM
> To: Protel EDA Forum
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] Kudos
>
>
> Group,
>
> Just out of curiosity, I thought I would ask for a copy of the EULA from
> LinuxCad...
> It is company policy that software licences be reviewed here before
> purchase in order to avoid "gotchas".  Well, I received this
> response from
> LinuxCad:
>
> At 03:22 PM 7/25/2002 -0400, LinuxCad Sales wrote in response to
> my request
> for software licence terms:
> >----
> >
> >  Go ... my web site  www.linuxcad.com  pal.
> >
> >  LinuxCAD is up for sale for $89 , possible or not possible before or
> > after, or must or consider or pertaining or not.
> >
> >    To fill the order form with your credit card is about the only thing
> > you can do in LinuxCAD pre-sales process.
> >
> >    That is how we LinuxCAD folks deal with bullying...
> >
> >
> >www.linuxcad.com
> >sales
>
> This guy obviously has some sort of major personal problem.  Ordering
> anything from him would obviously be a big GOTCHA.
> I did notice that all the "testimonials" on the website appear to
> have been
> fabricated, either that or everyone that wrote in uses his same broken
> English style.
> A sad deal...Gimme Gimme Gimme...Mine Mine Mine
>
> -Frank
>
>
> At 09:46 AM 7/25/2002 +1000, you wrote:
> > >
> > > BTW, I recently saw LinuxCAD's website.  It seems they offer
> > > an AutoCAD
> > > replacement for $99.  And they offer versions that run on
> > > Windows, for those
> > > who don't use Linux yet.  I don't know how good their product
> > > is, I just saw
> > > the website.
> > >
> >
> >
> >The mail I get on LinuxCAD is to steer well clear of it. It's
> not even worth
> >$99, from what I can gather.
> >
> >Although it's an old review, see:
> >
> >http://www.linuxgazette.com/issue30/wuest.html
> >
> >
> >AFAIK, if you agree to the "EULA" for LinuxCAD, you aren't allowed to
> >comment on it in public.
> >
> >Cheers,
> >Matthew van de Werken
> >Electronics Engineer
> >CSIRO Exploration & Mining - Gravity Group
> >1 Technology Court - Pullenvale - Qld - 4069 - AUSTRALIA
> >ph:  +61-7-3327 4685     fax:  +61-7-3327 4455
> >email:  [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> >
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>
> Frank Gilley
> Dell-Star Technologies
> (918) 838-1973 Phone
> (918) 838-8814 Fax
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>

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