[Linux-aus] FOSS patent infringements
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at lemis.com
Wed May 16 01:07:42 UTC 2007
On Wednesday, 16 May 2007 at 10:40:00 +1000, Chris Smart wrote:
> "Open-source programs step on 235 Microsoft patents, the company said.
> Free Linux software violates 42 patents. Graphical user interfaces, the
> way menus and windows look on the screen, breach 65. E-mail programs
> step on 15, and other programs touch 68 other patents, the company said.
> The patent figures were first reported by Fortune magazine.
Haven't we seen this before? And where did it get them?
We could hope :-)
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