Subject: Re: "Reasonable Profits"
From: Brian Behlendorf <>
Date: Mon, 31 Aug 1998 21:55:48 -0700

At 09:10 PM 8/31/98 -0700, Chris Maeda wrote:
>Only the second business
>model ("non-linear return on investment") can satisfy these people;
>to them, the words "free software" are an oxymoron.

Are these two concepts completely in conflict, never to be reconciled?
That was the element of my question last week.  I don't think they can
never be reconciled, but it's very elusive.


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