Open Source Click-Wrap Notice

John Cowan jcowan at
Wed Aug 7 13:28:27 UTC 2002

Lawrence E. Rosen scripsit:

> "Portions Copyright (c) 1995-2002 RealNetworks, Inc. All Rights
> Reserved. This software incorporates the inventions claimed in one or
> more of the following patents:  5,802,520; 5,917,835; 5,854,858;
> 5,917,954; 6,151,634; 6,314,466."
> I don't think the patent issue is vanishing at all.

Why is Real so vague about which patent, if any, actually applies?

John Cowan  jcowan at
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