Subject: Re: IBM and Patents
From: Rick Moen <>
Date: Sun, 1 Feb 2004 21:10:04 -0800

Quoting Ken Brown (

> Does anybody know whey I can get a list of IBM patents that have been
> GPL'ed?

Ken -- 

Please re-read GPLv2 clause 0:  It applies to creative works under
copyright law, not patent law.

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Rick Moen                                               -- D.J. Bernstein
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