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    SubjectRe: Open letter to Linux kernel developers (was Re: Binary Drivers)
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    Bernd Petrovitsch <bernd@firmix.at> wrote:

    [...]

    > I don't know about others but I wouldn't write an offer with a fixed
    > price for "look into assembler dumps, reverse engineer it and find an
    > infringement on a list of given patents" so the patent holder has to
    > list the patents and the amount of my time to invest (and then he will
    > get a price for it and no guarantees of success).

    And them you'd have to testify (as an expert witness, AFAIU). Having
    legally demostrable expertise in the area isn't easy, I suppose.
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