Subject: Re: [may be junkmail -pobox] Re: a different model - "publish or pay"
From: kragen@pobox.com (Kragen)
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 1998 13:25:56 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 19 Feb 1998, Keith Bostic wrote:
> I disagree -- the GPL does not avoid "free riders".  . . .
> 
> As a general outlook, I'm pretty unhappy with free riders.  I'm
> more than happy to play the free software game with other free
> software folks, but I see no reason to act as an unpaid engineer
> for random software companies.  

You know, when I read this paragraph, I went back to the top of the
message to see if you were L. Peter Deutsch.  He posted something to
fsb a year or two ago saying almost *exactly* the same thing.

It was to solve this problem that the Aladdin Free Public License was
developed, I think.

Kragen