[linux-elitists] Mail to Tim Berners-Lee

Don Marti dmarti@zgp.org
Fri Dec 15 08:17:36 PST 2000


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Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2000 08:16:58 -0800
From: Don Marti <dmarti>
Subject: BT patent is bogus and you know it.
To: timbl@w3.org
User-Agent: Mutt/1.2.5i

Tim,

If the BT link patent isn't frivolous, what is? If you refered to
pre-1976 literature when you invented <a>, then say so. Don't be such
a chickenshit -- you're only encouraging the next batch of parasitic
patent-mongers.

http://www.infoworld.com/articles/hn/xml/00/12/15/001215hnbtprodigy.xml

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Don Marti                             Non aux Brevets Logiciels
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http://zgp.org/~dmarti/               No to Software Patents
Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced.

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-- 
Don Marti                             Non aux Brevets Logiciels
dmarti@zgp.org                        http://petition.eurolinux.org/ 
http://zgp.org/~dmarti/               No to Software Patents
Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced.



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