XTyple is opensource, but i would like to know if a the beginning of the product if it was the case?
i would like to know the history of the product.
The xTuple software was originally created as a shared-source commercial package called OpenMFG. The first fully FOSS edition was released in 2007. You can see the fully history of the company and the product at http://www.xtuple.com/aboutus.