The Wrong Reason To Choose Open Source

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| There is also a sad flip side to this: open source has a whole lot more going
| for it than the price. Factors such as transparency, community and
| extensibility are usually far more important than saving a few dollars up
| front.
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http://www.alittlemadness.com/2007/0...e-open-source/

2 myths: open source is chosen for price; open source means a lot of
maintenance.