Speech vendors shout for standards.html
tsar at sylaba.poznan.pl
Mon Feb 4 14:42:39 EST 2002
Frank, I would agree with you if I didn't know basic principals of
capitalism. Let's be realistic!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Frank Carmickle" <frankiec at braille.uwo.ca>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Monday, February 04, 2002 7:25 PM
Subject: Re: Speech vendors shout for standards.html
> On Mon, 4 Feb 2002, David Poehlman wrote:
> > It's about a war among players in industry and how much money they can
> > make by capturing market share. It's hard to justify free in that
> > context.
> Well we will see about that. I think that in the end freesoftware will
> reign supreme in market share, accessibility, features, and stability. I
> believe that this will happen through hardware vendors that ship boxes
> with accessible Gnu/Linux systems. People will figure out that money can
> be made from free software. Support costs can go down and stability can
> improve. This lowers cost for all involved.
> So Dave when are you going to start using the Gnu/Linux system?
> Frank Carmickle
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> email: frankiec at dryrose.com
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