Interested in selling retail freeBSD sets

Ted Mittelstaedt tedm at
Tue Feb 14 00:11:22 PST 2006

The market would pay a lot more if some of these wanna be distributors
actually offer SUPPORT along with the FreeBSD CD.  That's what we really
want to see happening.


>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-freebsd-questions at
>[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at]On Behalf Of Charles Swiger
>Sent: Monday, February 13, 2006 10:00 AM
>To: Robert Slade
>Cc: René Luckow - Cortex Systems; freebsd-questions at
>Subject: Re: Interested in selling retail freeBSD sets
>On Feb 13, 2006, at 12:48 PM, Robert Slade wrote:
>> As I understand it, you are free to redistribute it provided that
>> you do
>> not claim to have produced it nor charge for it. You can charge for
>> producing the CDs though.
>You are welcome to charge as much for FreeBSD as you like, actually.
>Of course, you can't stop someone from downloading FreeBSD themselves
>for free (or for the cost of bandwidth, anyway), so in effect, people
>charge a reasonable amount for putting together a nice CD/jewel case
>because that's what the market is willing to pay for....
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