Originally Published: Thursday, 13 July 2000 Author: Mark Stone
Published to: daily_feature/Linux.com Feature Story Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Software Gates

Bruce Perens and Tim O'Reilly have engaged in an interesting and contentious debate on the notion of gated software communities. While both have thoughtful points of view, both ultimately fall prey to a common misconception about open source business models.