[ILUG] supporting free software programmers.
Donncha O Caoimh
donncha.ocaoimh at tradesignals.com
Wed Feb 28 13:11:43 GMT 2001
Amazon has an "Honour System" (let's spell it right ;) that allows
people to pay others anything from $1 upwards. The Alertbox started
using it, I donated a few quid, but I wonder how people would feel about
having such a box on free software web pages?
Even the Alertbox, probably with quite a high rate of traffic has only
earned $630 at this stage so it's not a way of making a living until
people get into the idea of paying for content (micro-payments, etc).
One problem this raises is the fact that most people don't visit the web
pages of the software they use. When was the last time you visited the
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