[svlug] Open Source Criticism Questions

David E. Fox dfox at m206-157.dsl.tsoft.com
Fri Aug 22 21:44:35 PDT 2003

> I'm still missingt he point.  Are you asking about shipping and handling 
> for a commercial distribution of open source software, which is "really" 

OSS partly, but it wasn't a factor. I was reminiscing of some of the
conracts I saw from time to time. I'm not in contracts admin btw.

> Think of it as shipping and handling not *of* the support contract, but 
> *in connection with* the support contract, the performance of which 

Well, in that respect, yes - the S&H might include materials and such;
tangible products.  That was my main point - S&H on (essentially) 

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