My alternative busines model

Marcus Brinkmann Marcus.Brinkmann at
Tue Dec 3 19:35:45 UTC 2002

On Tue, Dec 03, 2002 at 08:25:13PM +0100, Niall Douglas wrote:
> And I've never understood the logic or economics behind it.

The economics is you pay for what costs money, goods and labour.  You don't
pay for the right to make a copy.

> I don't see selling free software as a viable economic model.

Well, you can sell it once, when you write it.

> Right, back to debugging! I have exception unwinding bugs to find and 
> fix!

If you run out of bugs, lemme know :)


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