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Re: Re: UO-2 Telemetry Decoder Software

markw@iSecuritas.com (Mark West) writes:

> Could someone please explain to me again how a professional software 
> developer makes a living by writing open source code?

The best single-piece discussion of the topic I'm aware of is Eric Raymond's 
"The Magic Cauldron", which you can find online at


A significant number of talented people I know currently derive comfortable 
incomes from writing Open Source software.  Whether we understand it yet or 
not, it is happening.

73 - Bdale, KB0G
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