Subscription/Service Fees - OSD Intent

phil hunt philh at
Thu Mar 29 10:56:41 UTC 2001

On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, David Johnson wrote:

> On Thursday March 29 2001 03:25 am, Eric Jacobs wrote:
> > It is this sort of illogical argument that will prevent this issue from
> > ever coming to rest. Let me offer an analogy.
> I did manage to pass logic in college. However, I don't always do so well in 
> English. Let me restate what I meant:
> Software that requires a registration fee is possible, and exists. Such 
> software cannot be considered Open Source, however.

What about software that require registration (e.g. by email), but not
a registration *fee*? Can that be Open Source?
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