Limewire goes open source

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The Limewire Gnutella client is now an open source project. "By going open source, Lime Wire LLC hopes to enable future Gnutella research and development projects to break new ground without the need to rewrite the core message passing and file sharing code that we have built."

Take a look at for source code and developer documentation.

May 10, 2006 7:47 AM

I recently purchased limewire and it was working but now it wont open at all please help

Fay Harris
May 27, 2006 3:31 AM

I having problems . Have now deleted all lime wire from my computer because it was freezing up . One day it's fine the next day the main page was in a frozen stage, could not even close it !! Now when I re-down load my lime pro it stop and bring up the language slect page and lock down. I've done this over and over again. I have all of Java on my computer. Get me on the right track. I have the latest Nortons' Anti Virus . Confused

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