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Author josvos
Full name Jos Vos
Date 2005-04-18 14:23:49 PDT
Message On Mon, Apr 18, 2005 at 02:14:35PM -0700, Josh wrote:

> I have ~12 RHES4 machines with only 1 $350 redhat ES4
> license to the RedHat network for updates. I spoke
> with RedHat and they said it did not violate any
> licensing if I installed ES4 on other machines, just
> as long as only 1 connected to RHN.

This is not what their subscription agreement says...

> So my "up2date" (Current) machine will hold the
> license. I had installed ALL packages apon installing
> ES4 so each time I run up2date I download and archive
> all the available packages for update. Since this
> machine will hold all the updated packages for ES4 I'm
> looking for a way for Current to provide these
> packages to the remaining 11 ES4 machines.

You're definitely violating their license agreement then.

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