Subject: Re: Nessus 3.0's failed community
From: Federico Lucifredi <>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2005 18:42:46 -0500

On Wed, 2005-11-30 at 15:19 -0800, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> Federico Lucifredi <> writes:
> > Not to put too fine a point on it, but my presumption is that a F/OSS
> > vendor will have lower per-customer margins.
> Where does that presumption come from?  It may be true, but why should
> it be true?  I really would like to know.

That's why I wish we had some numbers to discuss on that - we don't seem
to have other than perceptions in this area... ahh.