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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] M0n0wall Consulting
 Date:  Wed, 12 Jan 2005 11:43:59 -0500
On Wed, 12 Jan 2005 10:57:26 +0000, Mat Johns <mbj202 at ecs dot soton dot ac dot uk> wrote:
> 
> On the whole m0n0wall consulting thing, at the end of the day Manuel and the
> rest of the team have built a truely superb product, but as an opensource
> project it cant directly generate revenue. 

Sure it can.  Even the less corporate-friendly GPL license allows for
this.  You aren't selling a license to the software though, you're
charging a "distribution fee".  In the case of the BSD license
(including m0n0wall), you actually could license it under your own
terms and sell licenses.  IANAL and all that, but you can pretty much
do whatever you want with open source, especially when it's BSD
licensed.

-Chris