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Re: Official statement from Microsoft concerning CSS, XSL and US Patent No. 5,860,073

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Mar 1999 17:28:46 +0100
Message-ID: <36E7EF3E.CE1893D5@w3.org>
To: marnellm@portia.portia.com
CC: Chris Wilson <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>, "'jrexon@newsguy.com'" <jrexon@newsguy.com>, "'www-style@w3.org'" <www-style@w3.org>, standards@mercury.projectcool.com


marnellm@portia.portia.com wrote:

> until someone else can come up with a different scheme that
> definitely won't infringe on this patent, and puts it into the public
> domain, and we can all move toward that.  Perhaps something like
> SGML/DSSSL.

What makes you think that is outside the scope of the patent?

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Chris
Received on Thursday, 11 March 1999 11:35:57 GMT

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