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> True, the distinction should have been made between OpenSource apps ( FireFox, OpenOffice, Blender ) and OpenSource technology ( ODE, OGRE etc ).

Using OpenSource technology could indeed lead to a few hairy issues with publishers etc, depending on the license it uses.

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I saw the price per share paid by a VC drop considerably where a software company delivering services to telecos in a fairly secure environment had used opensource as part of their product. Probably not so much of an issue for gaming software, but the problem is best avoided anyways.