from the better-than-the-circular-file dept.
rah1420 writes "Microsoft has announced that it will open-source the core portions of the Visual FoxPro DBMS software to its CodePlex community development site. At the same time, Microsoft has announced that it will no longer be making new versions of the FoxPro DBMS."
"One lawyer can steal more than a hundred men with guns."
-- The Godfather