OT: [CentOS] two tier Internet and open source

ryan ryanag at zoominternet.net
Sat Mar 18 18:39:58 UTC 2006

My initial thought is that it would be BAD, BAD, BAD for open source software.

However, Microsoft and Apple (hardly open source software companies) have far 
more to lose. People would be upset if their itunes or xbox streams suddenly 
slowed down by 50%. The open source crowd would take it a little better I 

On Saturday 18 March 2006 9:56 am, Paul wrote:
> Over-all bad for for the Internet and for OS because of it if the
> telcoms are allowed to do that.  I doubt that it will happen, but I'm
> not sure enough people know or care to keep it from happening if enough
> money is thrown around by the telcoms.
> Paul

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