Subject: Re: Why EROS is Open Source
From: Ben Laurie <ben@algroup.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 05 Dec 1999 09:45:37 +0000

shapj@us.ibm.com wrote:
> It seems obvious to me (now) that the only way to
> ensure the "quid pro quo" in the open source community is to use an
> infectious licensing model. Most people won't give back unless they have
> to.

This is demonstrably untrue - look at all the Berkeley-style licenced
free software out there, and tell me "most people aren't giving back".

Cheers,

Ben.

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