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Can you help me with my software licensing question?

Do I have to license Sphinx for a commercial website? I don't need to modify the code... just use it with MySQL.

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marked as duplicate by Mark Henderson Jan 22 '12 at 7:08

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No.

From: http://www.sphinxsearch.com/licensing.html

An important instance when a commercial license is not required generally occurs when one uses Sphinx for a Web site or a hosted service. For example, even if one provides a paid search services to their end users, a commercial license would not be required

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