Re: Linux stifles innovation...

From: James Sutherland (
Date: Sat Feb 17 2001 - 04:05:04 EST

On Fri, 16 Feb 2001, Carlos Fernandez Sanz wrote:

> I did some research on the patent database and found nothing regarding such
> a patent. There's patent on word processors (not the concept but related to)
> and uses tab on the description...and that patent is from 1980.

Perhaps that's it, then. Or maybe the story is a little distorted. No
doubt you've spotted that IBM does have quite a significant portfolio of
patents, though!


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