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Re: Gates Patents Flipping a Light Switch

From: Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz
Subject: Re: Gates Patents Flipping a Light Switch
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2004 17:42:37 -0000

begin  In <x5wu2fe2u5.fsf@lola.goethe.zz>, on 06/10/2004
   at 07:32 PM, David Kastrup <> said:

>Uh, you are forgetting one thing: everyone else has the option of
>buying a licence from you.  That's the whole point in the first

In what country? Certainly in the USA the Constitution has a *VERY*
different point for copyrights and patents. A point that is trampled
roughshod when patents are granted for things that are obvious to
practitioners and that are prior art. To say nothing of thumbing noses
at the word "limited".

     Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz, SysProg and JOAT

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