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jschell22-Aug-23 7:17
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jschell23-Aug-23 6:22
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raddevus wrote:
Those things don't scale like Software.


Exactly - because of the cost. And because it cannot be copied.

Certainly those that were building desks wanted to do exactly that.

raddevus wrote:
So, again, I'm just talking about protecting OSS creators so that if their package or solution does get used by 100s of millions of people by BigCorp and BigCorp didn't have to pay for any dev then somehow the original OSS dev should get her "fair share".


And as I mentioned several times - then start a company. That is how people do that that want to get paid.
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