JS is at it again (Was: Re: [Nottingham] GNU/Linux - Guardian | Free as in there's no profit)

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Thu Jan 22 14:42:51 GMT 2004

Martin wrote:
> Folks,
> FYI:
> <http://www.guardian.co.uk/print/0,3858,4830989-110837,00.html>
> Free as in there's no profit
> Jack Schofield

Jack's at it again. He's mellowed slightly with this one:


Why you can't get something for nothing

Jack Schofield
Thursday January 22, 2004
The Guardian

The open source/free software movement is well worth having if it can 
fix up failed commercial programs (Netscape, Star Office) and help turn 
academic ones into enterprise class software (Python, Apache), etc. I'm 
all in favour. But I get the impression that its ambitions are rather 

Still rather scornful in my humble opinion... But then, possibly 
appropriate for his target audience...


Martin Lomas
martin at ml1.co.uk

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