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Re: ARC patent

From: Marian POPESCU <softexpert(at)libertysurf(dot)fr>
To: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: ARC patent
Date: 2005-03-31 08:23:59
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Tom Lane wrote:
> Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com> writes:
>>FYI, IBM has applied for a patent on ARC (AFAICS the patent application
>>is still pending, although the USPTO site is a little hard to grok):
> Ugh.  We could hope that the patent wouldn't be granted, but I think
> it unlikely, unless Jan is aware of prior art (like a publication
> predating the filing date).  I fear we'll have to change or remove
> that code.
> 			regards, tom lane
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And what about "CAR: Clock with Adaptive Replacement"?

I found something here:

Is it worth investigating?

best wishes,

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