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From "Noel J. Bergman" <n...@devtech.com>
Subject RE: CCLA: "by combination" language
Date Mon, 05 Jun 2006 00:26:05 GMT
Geir Magnusson Jr wrote:

> Noel J. Bergman wrote:
> > As far as I'm concerned, you either contribute to Open Source or you
> > don't.  If you contribute to Open Source, the patent rights are granted
> > to all versions and derivative works.  People should be able to
> > repurpose contributions as they see fit.

> Doesn't that mean that effectively the patent is licensed for any use

Is there something unclear about "you either contribute to Open Source or
you don't"?

	--- Noel

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