Subject: Re: Can open source cost money?
From: shap@eros.cis.upenn.edu
Date: Wed, 26 Aug 1998 13:07:04 -0400

In message <Pine.SUN.3.96.980826153419.11646l-100000@picard.dnaco.net>, Kragen 
writes:
> > Given this, and speaking solely for myself, I would rather see TOG
> > cease to support X11 than see them successfully render it proprietary.
> 
> I don't think there was ever any chance of that.  The Unix vendors
> depend too much on the continued existence and development of X.
> 
> Kragen

I fail to see why those vendors cannot turn to the XFree group and
fund it.