Oops. Distributed Confinement requires Discretion

Kragen Sitaker kragen@pobox.com
Fri, 18 Dec 1998 13:20:05 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 18 Dec 1998, Mark S. Miller wrote:
> Fortunately, the patent is invalid anyway.

Why?  And in what jurisdiction?  Presumably you mean the US.

>  And even if it weren't, the
> worst case is that E would have to live with only single-machine
> confinement until 2003.  Not a big deal, but it would be a shame.

I'm intrigued.  What's E?

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