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RE: Another Unsolicited Freeware Tip

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It's very good "marketing". Most of these folks are free-lance coders, and
their vocation and avotion happen to coincide.

It is a boost for them to be able to say "hey, you know <freeware title>?
Well, that was mine."

It's like a sample from the artist's portfolio.

William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
Katy, Texas
Phone 281-492-2251
Fax 281-492-8203

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Greg Smith [mailto:strusup(--nospam--at)]
> Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2001 11:21 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Re: Another Unsolicited Freeware Tip
>      I have often wondered why there are so many really good downloads for
> FREE.  Are the writers just being generous or is there another reason why
> (something tells me that the dependency files inherent with the
> distribution
> rights of software might have something to do with it).  Anybody know?

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