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Comment:Fix typos and tighten some sentences in the prosupport page.
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User & Date: drh 2016-09-02 12:17:21
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Fix the hyperlink on the logo. Closed-Leaf check-in: 6fc0f8db82 user: drh tags: mobile-friendly
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Fix typos and tighten some sentences in the prosupport page. check-in: ec9d984cb5 user: drh tags: mobile-friendly
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Typo fix on the obsolete version3.html document. check-in: a97ba0fa9d user: drh tags: mobile-friendly
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   134    134   
   135    135   generate_support_html
   136    136   </tcl>
   137    137   
   138    138   <a name="detail"></a>
   139    139   <h2>Further Information</h2>
   140    140   
   141         -<p>The SQLite software free and it works great.
   142         -Most people use SQLite in their products and services without getting 
          141  +<p>SQLite is free and works great.
          142  +Most people use SQLite without
   143    143   any kind of license or support.</p>
   144    144   
   145    145   <p>Free support for SQLite is available on the public
   146    146   SQLite mailing list: 
   147    147   <a href="mailto:sqlite-users@mailinglists.sqlite.org">sqlite-users@mailinglists.sqlite.org</a>.
   148    148   The mailing list is monitored by a large
   149    149   community of experts, including the core SQLite development team,
................................................................................
   159    159   <a href="http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite-users">
   160    160   sign-up</a>, but you can simply send an email message to
   161    161   <a href="mailto:sqlite-users@mailinglists.sqlite.org">sqlite-users@mailinglists.sqlite.org</a> and
   162    162   your question will probably appear on the mailing list in about 24 hours.
   163    163   (Questions from non-members are moderated, which is the reason for the
   164    164   24-hour delay.)
   165    165   
   166         -<p>If you do not want to discuss your product on an open forum, an
          166  +<p>If you do not want to discuss your issues on a public and open forum, an
   167    167   <a href="http://www.hwaci.com/sw/sqlite/ams.html">Annual Maintenance 
   168    168   Subscription</a> or "AMS" might
   169    169   serve your needs better.
   170    170   An AMS entitles you to private email support directly from the developers of
   171    171   SQLite.  The level of support with an AMS is similar to the support one
   172    172   gets from the public mail list except that an AMS includes a unilateral 
   173    173   promise of non-disclosure, so with an AMS you can discuss your issues
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   176    176   
   177    177   <p>Users with more advanced support needs can opt for a
   178    178   <a href="http://www.hwaci.com/sw/sqlite/tech.html">Technical Support
   179    179   Agreement</a>.
   180    180   Technical support agreements are customized to the needs of each
   181    181   individual client, but generally include direct telephone support
   182    182   and priority handling of issues and bugs.  Guaranteed response time
   183         -is available as an option to those to need it.  The cost of
   184         -technical support varies according to customer needs but is generally
          183  +is available as an option.  The cost of
          184  +technical support varies but is generally
   185    185   in the range of $8000 to $35000 per year.</p>
   186    186   
   187    187   <p>If SQLite is "mission critical" to your company, then you may
   188    188   want to becoming an 
   189    189   <a href="http://www.hwaci.com/sw/sqlite/member.html">SQLite Consortium 
   190    190   Member</a>.  The SQLite
   191    191   Consortium is a collaboration of companies who sponsor ongoing development
................................................................................
   223    223   CEROD reads a compressed database that is
   224    224   also optionally encrypted.  All of SEE, ZIPVFS, and CEROD are 
   225    225   supplied in source code form only; the licensee is responsible for 
   226    226   compiling the products for their chosen platform.  It is not difficult 
   227    227   to compile any of these extension.  All products come in the form of an
   228    228   <a href="https://www.sqlite.org/amalgamation.html">amalgamated source file</a>
   229    229   named "sqlite3.c".  So compiling SEE, ZIPVFS, or CEROD into an application 
   230         -is simply a matter of substituting the SEE, ZIPVFS, or CEROD-enabled sqlite3.c 
          230  +is simply a matter of substituting the SEE-, ZIPVFS-, or CEROD-enabled sqlite3.c 
   231    231   source file in place of the public-domain sqlite3.c source file and recompiling.
   232    232   Licenses for SEE, ZIPVFS, and CEROD are perpetual.
   233    233   All three extension can read and write ordinary,
   234    234   uncompressed and unencrypted database files.</p>
   235    235   
   236    236   <a name="th3"></a>
   237    237   <h2>Testing Services</h2>
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   251    251   
   252    252   <p>Paid support options and products are provided by
   253    253   Hipp, Wyrick &amp; Company, Inc., (Hwaci), a 
   254    254   <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_(U.S._state)">Georgia</a>
   255    255   corporation 
   256    256   with headquarters in
   257    257   <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte,_North_Carolina">
   258         -Charlotte, North Carolina</a>.
   259         -Hwaci has been in continuous operation
   260         -since 1992.  Hwaci has an international team of
          258  +Charlotte, North Carolina</a> and has been in business since
          259  +1992.
          260  +Hwaci has an international team of
   261    261   employees and associates representing the best available talent.  
   262    262   We are a 100% engineering company.  There is
   263    263   no sales staff.
   264    264   Our goal is to provide outstanding service and honest advice
   265    265   without spin or sales-talk.</p>
   266    266   
   267    267   <p>Hwaci is a small company but it is
   268    268   also closely held and debt-free and has low
   269         -fixed costs, which means that it is largely immune to buy-outs and 
   270         -take-overs and market down-turns.  Hwaci intends to 
          269  +fixed costs, which means that it is largely immune to buy-outs,
          270  +take-overs, and market down-turns.  Hwaci intends to 
   271    271   continue operating in its current form, and at roughly its current 
   272         -size until approximately the year 2050.
          272  +size until at least the year 2050.
   273    273   We expect to be here when you need us,
   274    274   even if that need is many years in the future.</p>
   275    275   </body></html>