Just a couple of days ago, I asked the same question to this group.
Yet to get a convincing answer.
Probably, we need to search for the answer elsewhere. (How about "inside
From: ilugc-admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:ilugc-admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On
Behalf Of Mohammed Riyaz
Sent: Wednesday, March 31, 2004 3:49 PM
To: Chennai LUG
Subject: [Ilugc] GNU doubt
I have a doubt, there was a thread some time back which discussed how the
GNU license allows you to sell your software but it should be accompanied
with the source(or provided when requested).
If i write a program and sell it to you for hundred, and you make a
slight change and start selling it for 90(as u have the freedom to), I am
never going to be making any money at all. You might even put it up for
free as you have nothing to loose. What about me!!So how is it ever
possible to develop opensource software and make money.
Please dont reply opensource is not about money!!!!..we need money to
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