Subject: Re: [DotGNU]RE: Lessig (was Re: As if the DMCA wasn't bad enough)
From: Ben Laurie <>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2001 22:48:31 +0100

Rich Hilliard wrote:
> | I hope you folks won't reinvent the wheel and give serious
> | consideration to using XNS ( for this.
> I would certainly give XNS serious consideration if I'd been able to
> find *any* XNS source code or XNS specifications to study since
> was announced almost a year ago.
> But it is hard to consider it seriously for dotGNU when their
> technical reference page <> starts
> by listing their patents.

Reading the patent licence can provide some amusement, too.




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