Subject: Re: a different model - "publish or pay"
From: Russell Nelson <nelson@crynwr.com>
Date: 18 Feb 1998 21:59:52 -0000

Daniel Nachbar writes:
 > Keith Bostic writes:
 > > ... But if someone's not
 > > sharing an epiphany they had last week out of shyness, I urge
 > > them to come forward... :-)
 > 
 > Well, since you ask . . .
 > I've been pondering an idea I call "publish or pay."
 > 
 > The short version of the story:
 > Free use, modification and redistribution in source is allowed.
 > The difference lies in how one deals with private derived works.

In other words, dual-licensing.  The code is GPL'ed, but may be
licensed for a fee under a different copyright.  This works fine
unless your product can always be embedded in a proprietary system
with the GPL preserved.

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