Subject: Re: Novel anti-software-patent article
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Date: Wed, 5 Jan 2000 15:49:19 -0800
Wed, 5 Jan 2000 15:49:19 -0800
On Wed, Jan 05, 2000 at 06:27:56AM -0500, Brian Bartholomew wrote:
> This article seems to propose a legal attack on the software patent
> system that I haven't seen before:

Pfaffenberger has been published in a couple of places over the past few
months.  What specific legal defense did you find in the article --
revising the definition of 'art'?  I'm not clear on your intent.

> Or maybe it's just legal history I wasn't aware of.  In any case, the
> list has been dead lately :-)
> A member of the League for Programming Freedom (LPF)
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> Brian Bartholomew - - - Working Version, Cambridge, MA

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