[Linux-aus] Projects killed by Patents

Pia Waugh greebo at pipka.org
Wed Aug 10 08:22:02 UTC 2005

<quote who="James Purser">

> Okay I'm looking for any local Open Source projects that have been killed 
> off by software patents. I would like to include something about this in 
> the next podcast so if anyone knows of any such projects drop me a line. 

"The Tragedy of Rproxy" by Rusty is a great example, particularly as the
technology would be sooooooo valuable to Australians where we deal with
shitty bandwidth and such :)



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