Subject: Re: a model of competition between free and proprietary software
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <>
Date: Tue, 22 May 2001 19:24:48 +0900

>>>>> "Ian" == Ian Lance Taylor <> writes:

    Ian> Economics is not a rigorous discipline: if you can tell a
    Ian> convincing story, then you can find math to support it.

Ie, economics _is_ a rigorous discipline.  It's just that the reality
of human behavior is too flexible to admit singleton solution sets.

Good thing, that.  Life would be bo-o-o-orrrrring otherwise!

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