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NO STANDARDS WITH PATENTS

From: John Robertson <john@rrci.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2001 10:53:05 -0400
To: www-patentpolicy-comment@w3.org
Message-Id: <01100210530500.19853@peaches.john.rrci.com>
If the W3C publishes standards that involve patented technology, they will 
cease to be a standards body in the minds of many developers. This would be 
an act of suicide.

The Web is very popular today because of standards which are unencumbered by 
patents. Remember that.

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