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Re: Support for Open-Source

From: <Dunn_Bill@emc.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2001 14:36:03 -0400
Message-ID: <17CD6D931AA2D5118B3800E029410A0C023574@corpmx11.isus.emc.com>
To: www-patentpolicy-comment@w3.org
I agree entirely, doing as this framework specifies is the death of open
source.

Play this on your brains....lets imagine that DNS was patent encumbered, and
BIND was not Free....
would the net ever have reached where it is today as quickly.  I think NOT!

Bill Dunn, MCSE, MCP+I
Techweb Admin
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