[ros-dev] Patent on FAT

Magnus Olsen magnus at itkonsult-olsen.com
Wed Jan 11 14:29:21 CET 2006


The patnet of vfat have been rejected 2004
http://www.pubpat.org/Protecting.htm#FAT%20PATENT

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Murphy, Ged (Bolton)" <MurphyG at cmpbatteries.co.uk>
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Sent: den 11 January 2006 13:48
Subject: RE: [ros-dev] Patent on FAT


> Ge van Geldorp wrote:
> 
> > AFAIK, it is about storing both a long and a short filename 
> > for the same
> > file in the same directory.
> > 
> > GvG
> 
> Do we really need the ability to store short file names?
> Can we not just remove that feature entirely?
> 
> Ged.
> 
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