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[REBOL] Re: Selling REBOL scripts

From: carl:cybercraft at: 8-Jan-2002 21:16

On 08-Jan-02, Gabriele Santilli wrote:
> Hello [SunandaDH--aol--com]! > On 07-Gen-02, you wrote: >> either of those. And here's a third that could help us small >> developers. We submit code to RT for "encapping" and sale. If >> they like the code, they'll "encap" it and offer it for >> paid-download from their site. They take a cut, the Rebol >> world gets a new tool, and you get some money from it!
The REBOL/Morpheous thing will require lots of Reblets and I doubt even the ones you pay for will be encapped. (Just a guess.) Can we assume that once that gets up and running there'll be a consumer market for REBOL scripts?
> That makes me think, anyone could do that, not only RT! Someone > just buys /Encap, puts up a site and start accepting scripts. 10% > of the sale goes to RT, say 5% to the site and the rest to the > developer. (Well, things aren't so easy, probably, but it can be > done.) >> Where's the downside? > You can't sell libraries that way. However libraries could use a > different model... > Regards, > Gabriele.
-- Carl Read