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Re: cookies patent

From: <Volsinians@aol.com>
Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2000 22:11:05 EST
Message-ID: <48.13e7dc0.25ce4049@aol.com>
To: hallam@ai.mit.edu
CC: brian@apache.org (Brian Behlendorf), fielding@kiwi.ics.uci.edu (Roy T. Fielding), http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
In a message dated 2/5/00 10:08:05 PM Eastern Standard Time, 
hallam@ai.mit.edu writes:

> ??? I for one would be very pleased if the Cookies patent was rigorously
>  enforced, provided nobody could get a license on any terms whatsoever.
>  Cookies are an abomination. As many predicted they are used to invade
>  privacy.
>  Not that we can get rid of them, but cest la vie.

It would hardly be the first time a disgusting kludge has been patented.

Joachim Martillo
Received on Sunday, 6 February 2000 03:16:04 UTC

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