Subject: Re: {fsb} Re: Ximian's proprietary connector for open source Evolution
From: Mike Linksvayer <>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2001 18:05:35 -0500

On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 11:40:06PM +0000, M. Drew Streib wrote:
> History will tell, as this is just one step in the evolution of business
> models and free software, and we've seen a few new entries to this model
> recently.
> Notables in this field:


* Arsdigita
  ACS/Java under ADPL (amended MPL), most modules outside the core
  proprietary.  ACS/Tcl was (and is, though it's a legacy product
  for aD, and developement has been picked up by the community in
  the OpenACS project) all GPL, with aD getting paid for custom

  Mike Linksvayer