Re: NCSA's un-free browser - NOT

Brian Behlendorf (
Sat, 27 Aug 1994 01:57:30 +0200

On Fri, 26 Aug 1994, Eric W. Sink wrote:
> >What happened to the free-browser/pay-for-editor model? After this, what
> >incentive will there be to make the free version of NCSA's
> >Mosaic software even comparable to "Enhanced Mosaic"?
> Plenty. We're not talking about Growing Mosaic and Stagnant Mosaic. The free
> version and the commercial version cater to somewhat different audiences.
> Not only will the free version continue to be available, it will
> continue to be improved. Also, some improvements from Spyglass will be
> worked back into the free version.

Okay, that's the balance I was looking for. The press release seemed
misleading on this, and the vacuum of info from within NCSA didn't
alleviate it.