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Re: UNCLASSIFIED - RE: [Linux-cluster] iSCSI GFS



On Thu, 31 Jan 2008, isplist logicore net wrote:

http://www.ussg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/0108.0/0294.html
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7103638.html

I despair. How can an NFS proxy be patent-worthy?

Can't concepts be protected?

AFAIK, patents have to be non-trivial _and_ non-obvious. Plus the fact that using a userspace NFS daemon has allowed for this for many years, which means prior art.

Gordan


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