On Thu, 09 May 2002 10:16:47 GMT, Tobias Reif
<tobiasreif / pinkjuice.com> wrote:

>Lothar Scholz wrote:
>
>> "Rich Kilmer" <rich / infoether.com> wrote:
>>>>From: Alan Chen [mailto:alan / digikata.com]
>>>>Will ArachnoRuby be Open Source?
>>>And free?
>> 
>> No the price will be the same as for the other Scripting/Python IDEs.
>> Something like 
>> 
>>   79$   for Home Edition
>> 299$  for the Commercial
>
>
>It could be released as Free Software (GPL), and you still could charge 
>the same amount of $. (AFAICS)
>

Sorry most companies showed that this is not a good idea.

If you want a product, you must buy it - this was okay for the last
7000 years and will not be changed.