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OriginalGriff7-Apr-18 6:19
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Peter Shaw9-Apr-18 6:32
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Yes unfortunately it did go closed source, because the original authors did something that seems to be happening with more frequency in OSS these days, they declared they where never ever going to sell, then when the user base got large enough, they backed out of that promise and either went commercial or sold to the highest bidder.

In the case of SDR Sharp I believe they went to the highest bidder. Smile | :) and on top of that, the original Developer changed it to some crazy license, then went bat sh*t crazy and went on a suing spree against every person on the planet that dared to make an SDR capable app using C#, claiming that everyone violated the SDR license (You can look at my code to see how it work,s but your not allowed to use anything that's remotley similar to anything I wrote).

Beacuse of his attitude, many in the communty basically gave him a single digit and went and forked the code, then squirreled it away where he couldn't see it, some didn't bother hiding it, and basically waved the single finger in his face.

Eventually he just gave up being a jerk, threw his toys out the pram, sold it all and closed down his project. Now the actual SDR# app is commercial, but there are a lot of others still available that use the same (or similar) C# code base which was made public before all of this kicked off.

The company that bought it tried to get all the previous copies taken down (I believe the original author stipulated they had to do this in his contract to sell it to them) , but ultimately they where not able too, and soo many derivitives where built.

You can find a full list of them Here

Like many, I do know where you can get a copy of the original source code before it was closed down, but for obvious reasons I can't put links info in this post as that might cause problems for CP, so your gonna have to hunt me down privately and ask me about that one Smile | :)

You can find me easy enough however, I'm not difficult to find in the .NET community ....
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