How do creator's of open source software make money?
My husband asked me this question last night while looking at a really cool software release. So I began to wonder myself. Do the coder's make money? Will they eventually charge for its use once people love it, or sell the rights and then charge current users? Just curious if anyone knows. Thanks-- Thanks to both contributors for the informative responses!
Asked By: Destiny B - 12/5/2007
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For the most part, developers of open source software have day jobs or work as freelancers apart from their open source projects... More
Answered By: Gary H - 12/5/2007
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I think the answer is: It depends... More
Answered By: ysn - yourstudentnews - 12/5/2007
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