Subscription/Service Fees

David Johnson david at
Wed Mar 28 09:25:37 UTC 2001

On Wednesday March 28 2001 12:27 pm, Angelo Schneider wrote:
> > If you really want registration fees from all users, then why not just
> > keep your software closed source?
> Also its a bit pathetic to say: "Yeah, he gives you also the source, but
> that is not Open Source. He should make it closed sorce again or true
> open source". That doesn't serve anybody.

I was not attempting to cast disparaging remarks upon closed source and 
proprietary software, or to imply imoral behavior, or anything like that. But 
Open Source has some minimum requirements, and if those requirements are not 
met then the software is not Open Source.

David Johnson

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