Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

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Uri Blass
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Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

Post by Uri Blass » Mon Sep 03, 2007 10:31 am

I thought that these programs are commercial programs and I even remember that I read some months ago that it is possible to buy ruffian for few dollars but when I looked at the site I saw the following:

http://www.lokasoft.com/ruffian.htm

Availability
Ruffian 2 is no longer available.


http://www.lokasoft.com/gandalf6

Gandalf 6

** End of life. Product no longer available **

Uri

Tony Thomas

Re: Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

Post by Tony Thomas » Mon Sep 03, 2007 10:41 am

Contracts for those programs simply expired.

Kaj Soderberg

Re: Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

Post by Kaj Soderberg » Mon Sep 03, 2007 7:01 pm

Tony Thomas wrote:Contracts for those programs simply expired.
Yep, and Deep Gandalf 7 is coming, but only when the author is satisfied with it. G6 took 3 years to produce and was released in 2004. So patience... Great program. Still a favourite of mine, next to Tiger.

Best regards,

Kaj

Tony Thomas

Re: Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

Post by Tony Thomas » Tue Sep 04, 2007 8:00 am

Kaj Soderberg wrote:
Tony Thomas wrote:Contracts for those programs simply expired.
Yep, and Deep Gandalf 7 is coming, but only when the author is satisfied with it. G6 took 3 years to produce and was released in 2004. So patience... Great program. Still a favourite of mine, next to Tiger.

Best regards,

Kaj
Do you have any inside info?

Kaj Soderberg

Re: Are Ruffian and Gandalf private and not commercial

Post by Kaj Soderberg » Tue Sep 04, 2007 9:57 pm

Nope, just stuff from Danish sites and forums. DG7 is certainly coming, but when exactly is the question.

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