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patent inclusion in W3C standards

From: Doug Hunt <dhunt@ucar.edu>
Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2001 17:20:10 -0600
Message-ID: <3BBCEEAA.77529C77@ucar.edu>
To: www-patentpolicy-comment@w3.org
To whom it may concern:

Please do not allow patented technologies to become part of W3C
standards, even if they are 'RAND'.
This would effectively cut open source software out of the loop.  A
completely corporate web is in none of our best interests.

Regards, 

  Doug Hunt

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dhunt@ucar.edu
Software Engineer III, Sometimes Sysadmin
UCAR - COSMIC, Tel. (303) 497-2611
Received on Thursday, 4 October 2001 19:22:07 GMT

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