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emoticon Why Bill Gates does not get it Lenz Mon, 03 May 2004 10:24:34 +0200
I just stumbled over a copy of Bill Gates Open Letter to Hobbyists in which he claims: "Who can afford to do professional work for nothing? What hobbyist can put 3-man years into programming, finding all bugs, documenting his product and distribute for free?"

That letter is from 1976. Looks like even today he still has not grasped what Open Source is all about...



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