Subject: commercial / proprietary
From: (David N. Welton)
Date: 16 Feb 2005 22:18:19 +0100

Laurent GUERBY <> writes:

> The proprietary offerings (please don't use "commercial" in this
> context, since open source / free software *is* commercial)

Are there examples that come to mind of developers, whether
individuals or corporations, who have released software as open source
in order to maximize their monetary returns on the time invested in
creating the software?

David N. Welton

Apache, Linux, Tcl Consulting