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Re: Strawmen and Urban Legends

From: Ciaran O'Riordan
Subject: Re: Strawmen and Urban Legends
Date: 18 Dec 2006 08:05:21 +0000
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An informative read is "The Dangers of Software Patents":

Patents on curing rubber can be fine, even if the patented idea mentions
software.  The problem is when a patent covers a software idea that *could*
be used for curing rubber, but which could also be used for other purposes,
such as software development - democratised acts that don't involve a

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