Subject: in fact, that's a good formula
From: Tom Lord <>
Date: Sat, 24 Aug 2002 11:15:56 -0700 (PDT)

VC's recap a bunch of FSBs who issue matching stocks to
various _universities_ and adopt the mission of fostering
those existing business models that mostly work while, 
internally, figuring out how to duplicate the repeatedly
demonstrated success of "cs depts" at producing commercially
significant free software.


(Why is "cs dept" in quotes?:  Where was Linus when he got
 started (for example)?)