Commercial Software and Open Source Software – a comparison

How the customer explained it

How the project leader understood it


How the analyst designed it

How the programmer wrote it

What the beta testers received


How the business consultant described it


How the project was documented

What operations installed

How the customer was billed

How it was supported


What marketing advertised

How it performed under load

How patches were applied

What the customer really needed

How patches were applied

The  Free Open Source version is

Thanks to all Free Open Source Developers.

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