Royalties and Free Software?

Benedikt Wildenhain fsfe at
Tue Aug 5 22:38:43 UTC 2003


On Tue, Aug 05, 2003 at 10:03:43PM +0200, BenoƮt Sibaud wrote:
> The collected money is not related to software. And taxing free software,
> or collecting a tax on it, would look weird (to say the less) to me.
It would not be collecting a tax on free software, but using a part of
these taxes for free software instead of closed-source software.

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