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Re: Standard vs NONUS CD???

Edward Guldemond writes:
> With software patents, distributing this software could be considered
> illegal to distribute in the United States.  Fetching it from outside of
> the US is fine.  Using it in the US is fine, too,...

Using it in the US infringes the patent.  Importing a copy probably does as
well.  Note, however, that in the US such patent infringement is a tort,
not a crime.  You cannot be fined or imprisoned for it: just sued for
damages by the patent owner.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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