Microsoft's protocol license agreement
Posted Nov 7, 2004 17:43 UTC (Sun) by lolando
Parent article: Microsoft's protocol license agreement
...and as seen on one of the first comments on the Slashdot article, namely http://yro.slashdot.org/comments.pl?sid=128797&cid=10... (and on the FAQ it points to), Microsoft apparently doesn't actually claim "IP rights" to those protocols.
Ironically, one of the comments in reply to that comment criticizes Slashdot editors for not following the links before publishing news. I'll assume LWN's article was sarcastic rather than literal...
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