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Re: Subject: Re: Legal issues in implementing OpenPGP
Rich Ankney says:
> Sorry; I get your point now.
> What about the new HP proposal for
> "point compression"? I haven't done any research as to patent
> status etc.
1. I am not aware of the HP proposal.
2. Depending on what exactly Certicom patent claim is, whatever this
HP proposal is (or any other proposal, or maybe even dropping the
second coordinate completely) may still fall under the Certicom
patent coverage (i.e. infringing).
> OK. I Emailed Don Johnson about this. I'll try to get info on all of
> the standards bodies they've sent letters to.
Well, well, well. Please let us know what the results are.