[ntpwg] Antw: NTPv5 suggestions
tglassey at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 25 03:00:33 UTC 2012
On 1/24/2012 3:22 PM, Harlan Stenn wrote:
> Todd wrote:
>> On 1/24/2012 4:50 AM, Danny Mayer wrote:
>>> On 1/23/2012 10:04 PM, Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>>> Todd wrote:
>>>>> YES WE WILL RELEASE IT ONCE ITS DONE, but we filed for a patent on
>>>>> this, and if the group wants to see this IP we are willing to disclose
>>>>> it here.
>>>> I'd like to see the IP/patent applications. If you'd please send the
>>>> info either here to the list or to me I'd appreciate it.
> Having read what Todd wrote below, I was speaking personally when I
> wrote the above. My intent was to a) express interest, and b)
> informally request/invite Todd to follow thru on his offer.
> That's about as far down this road as I plan to go.
>>> Do not send ANY IP or patent information to the working group. That is
>>> inappropriate for any IETF working group. Furthermore no working group
>>> within IETF can consider any IP or patent information except where the
>>> claimant has formally notified the IETF through established procedures
>>> of any claims on any protocol or process under active consideration by
>>> the Working Group. Working Group cannot consider them, it's a legal
>>> issue at that point and not a technical issue. The IETF can only issue
>>> unencumbered RFC's.
>> Danny who in this statement formally do you represent and who is their
>> formal legal point of service?
Ohhh. sorry my bad - I should have rephrased that. I am with lawyers a
lot these days so...
How this should sound is that there is a kicker on this license. You
have to renew it yearly and report the uses. Its there so we can track
the use and for commercial use there is a licensing fee as well. No pain
beyond that Harlan.
>> Todd Glassey
>> Todd S. Glassey
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