Subject: Re: Charging the Charger
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <>
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2005 10:42:48 +0900

>>>>> "Marshall" == Marshall W Van Alstyne <marshall@MIT.EDU> writes:

    Marshall> Who says when you give something back, it always has to
    Marshall> be code?!?

You can give as much extra as you want, of course.  But the code must
always be one component.  That is the fundamental principle of free
software, and that is why copyleft is the license of choice for free
software advocates.

And-why-I-advocate-freedom-generically-but-open-source-software-ly y'rs,

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