Re: Patent or not patent a new idea
Date: Mon Jun 25 2007 - 18:04:28 EST
On Tue, 26 Jun 2007, Graeme Sheppard wrote:
In a moment of serendipity I thought of a concept which may be advantageous
if incorporated into the kernel. I was going to offer it to the OIN but
they responded they only consider existing patents and I don't have the
money to afford one.
How do you know it is a new idea?
"ANSI C says access to the padding fields of a struct is undefined.
ANSI C also says that struct assignment is a memcpy. Therefore struct
assignment in ANSI C is a violation of ANSI C..."
- Alan Cox
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