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FW: royalty-based technology

From: Robert D. Henry <rdhenry@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 13:04:15 -0800
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-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Weitzner [mailto:djweitzner@w3.org]
Subject: RE: royalty-based technology

Thanks for your note. I'd encourage you to send this along to the public
comment list: www-patentpolicy-comment@w3.org.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert D. Henry [mailto:rdhenry@worldnet.att.net]
> Sent: Friday, February 01, 2002 12:55 PM
> To: djweitzner@w3.org
> Subject: royalty-based technology
>
> DJW,
>
> Any royalty is too much royalty. The idea that patented,
> royalty-based technology will be "essential" to the development
> of any W3C standard is nonsense. This is a smokescreen designed
> to slip Microsoft, et al., technology (or worse) into the Web
> standard and force everyone else to pay for it.
>
> RDH
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