Subject: A software marketplace
From: Russell Nelson <>
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2003 01:09:38 -0500 (EST)

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Y'all might know that I'm the President of the Public Software Fund.
Our purpose in life is to recognize (with a tax deduction) the
public-spirited nature of people who pay for the development of public
software.  It may be that all of our donors can afford to fund a whole
project.  Or maybe not?  Once we made that decision, we needed a

I'm going to use a variant of the Street Performer's Protocol[1] to
gather together funding to pay for projects.  The software is
currently in beta test.  Perhaps FSB'ers would like to help me test
it? gets you to the (new) home page.
Thanks in advance.


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