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Re: W3C Patent Policy: Bad for the W3C, bad for business, bad for users

From: <mcnill@talk21.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Sep 2001 20:21:04 BST
To: www-patentpolicy-comment@w3.org
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I fully agree with Alan Cox. 

I, too, think that, indeed, "a patent-encumbered web threatens the very freedom of intellectual debate, allowing only large companies and big media houses to present information in certain ways."

W3C has the moral obligation to keep the Web standards patent free.

Peter McNill





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