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[Fixed] SWI-Prolog: outdated license and supported windows versions

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[Fixed] SWI-Prolog: outdated license and supported windows versions

On, it is stated:

System Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
License: Free / Open Source (SWI-Prolog: GPL/LGPL, Launcher: GPL)

Since some versions, the oldest Windows release supported is AFAIK, Windows 7. Since 7.4.x, the license was changed to BSD 2-clause. You can checkout to verify these claims.

Gord Caswell
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Confirmed, page updated

I've confirmed both of those.

The application page has been updated, although the application itself has not yet been updated to require Windows 7 or higher - this will be fixed in an upcoming release.

John T. Haller
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Marked Fixed

As the page has been updated, we're good closing this as a 'bug' though it's more of a documentation change. We'll have SWI check for Win7 on next release. A launcher not checking isn't really a bug, though, as it's not a requirement. More of a convenience.

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