[coreboot] Dualbios on GA-MA770-UD3
xdrudis at tinet.cat
Tue Apr 27 00:51:40 CEST 2010
On Sun, Apr 25, 2010 at 01:45:19PM +0200, Peter Stuge wrote:
> xdrudis wrote:
> > > They might just use a watchdog:
> > Ok. I'm rereading the link Gigabyte gave me,
> Please read the US Patent.
I wasn't aware. I hadn't read your mail when I wrote mine. I started
to read it, but your summary was more useful. As usual claims are so
broad (they claim a computer, not merely a BIOS, a whatchdog, some
circuit or a motherboard), so broad you can't even buy a CPU, DIMMS and their
motherboard and build a PC unless you comply with some license by
them, and who would buy a motherboard and not build a PC with it ?. I
guess they give you a license for the patent when you buy their
motherboard, but then under what terms ? Don't take it as legal advice,
IANAL, I guess any judge would narrow the claims to the inventive
step or something, just laughing at the tipically silly language.
But of course you meant the description, not the claims.
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