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Re: Why is a lot of software proprietary?

From: mike3
Subject: Re: Why is a lot of software proprietary?
Date: Sun, 30 Dec 2007 17:19:57 -0800 (PST)
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On Dec 30, 5:34 pm, David Kastrup <> wrote:
> Tim Smith <> writes:
> > In article <857iiwzdx1....@lola.goethe.zz>, David Kastrup <>
> > wrote:
> >> Because proprietariness turns reinvention of the wheel into a business
> >> model?
> > Free software seems to do a hell of a lot of wheel reinvention, too.
> But it is optional.  And reinventing a wheel does not require you to
> reinvent the rest of the car.

Whereas how is "Wheel reinvention" _required_ in the "proprietary"
business model, anyway?

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