Actually, he was offering an alternative ...
Posted Sep 18, 2006 23:49 UTC (Mon) by PaulMcKenney
In reply to: Actually, he was offering an alternative ...
Parent article: Prior art won't solve the software patent problem (NewsForge)
> Of course even if the concept (making software patents
> invalid via legislation) is relatively simple, doesn't
> mean its going to be easy...
And if we fail to provide prior art to defendants, the money flowing to patent-based attackers will be used to make it even harder to prevail via legislation. Sad, but true.
Paul E. McKenney (speaking for myself, not necessarily for my employer)
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