shari at gypsyware.com
Mon Dec 11 10:37:18 EST 2006
>Indeed it would. Where's the upside for you? What does this company
>bring to the table to make it worth your while?
>Is it unquestionably worth more than your lost sales?
> Richard Gaskin
> Managing Editor, revJournal
Thank you all for your thoughts and opinions, both public and private.
I emailed the fellow back and pretty much said something to that
effect. That based on my understanding of what he wanted, it could
destroy my own software sales, and that I would not even consider
such a proposition without a very large price tag attached. I
actually did calculate such a price tag for my own benefit, but did
not present any numbers to him. I do not expect to hear back from
him, but you never know. Presumably he will move on to the next
shareware developer and may have better luck.
The formula I used was very simple: the amount of money that the
software currently owes me for time invested and not yet paid for,
plus the yearly income it produces times five.
Would I sell rights to the software? At the right price, yes :-)
Gypsy King Software
Mac and Windows shareware games
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