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An anonymous "Readers Write" posted their thoughts as a reply to an article I wrote suggesting "that both the educational community and the collective societies have got it wrong".

Wow. And I was beginning to think no one would get it.
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When I enter the software market intending to develop competent products as a means to put food on the table, I will be glad to know that I have coworkers who share my views. Until I read the article above, I had never seen a sane proposal for dealing with the conflicting viewpoints of "free information" and "I want to get paid to make this stuff." I hope these ideas continue to proliferate and that the online revolution continues to grow.