• Subject: Re: Year 2000 woes solved? -Reply -Reply
  • From: "James W. Kilgore" <qappdsn@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 21:05:20 +0100
  • Organization: Progressive Data Systems, Inc.

Scott Cornell wrote:
> 
<snip>

> I mean, doesn't that imply that if I write
> a book (or a program for that matter) about
> (for example) space aliens from Tau Ceti
> then I can patent the idea of "space aliens
> from Tau Ceti" such that nobody else can
> ever write a book on the subject again w/o
> ponying up to me?

Scientology?

(tongue firmly in cheek)
+---
| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to "MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com".
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MAJORDOMO@midrange.com
|    and specify 'unsubscribe MIDRANGE-L' in the body of your message.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
+---


This thread ...

Replies:

Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].