[LINK] Link belongs to Bezos

Rick Welykochy rick@praxis.com.au
Thu, 27 Feb 2003 11:56:43 +1100 (EST)

On Thu, 27 Feb 2003, Howard Lowndes wrote:

> Frankly it is one of those patents that has been prior art for years, 
> should be patently and blatantly ignored, and hopefully by so doing, might 
> inject some sense into the US patent system.  Mind you, they might just 
> want to launch some sort of reverse class action... 

One fine example of prior art is IRC ... it's been around for, oh, 15 years
(at a guess).


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