Posted Jan 14, 2005 8:24 UTC (Fri) by khim
In reply to: loss leader?
Parent article: Quasar Accounting under the GPL
Even if it's so - it's two-edged sword: such a move will quite severely limit their ability to abuse paying customers.
Any free software needs initial "seed" - minimal yet functional version. GPL version if functional can easily act like such a seed. So it makes much harder for them to abuse users in the future - even if it's marketing ploy it gives users real benefits so why it's a bad thing ?
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