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   Re: [xml-dev] United States Patent: 6,880,125

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  • To: Bob Foster <bob@objfac.com>
  • Subject: Re: [xml-dev] United States Patent: 6,880,125
  • From: Ryan Tomayko <rtomayko@gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2005 18:13:55 -0400
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On Apr 13, 2005, at 6:02 PM, Bob Foster wrote:
> Ryan Tomayko wrote:
>> <http://tinyurl.com/54f52>
>> United States Patent: 6,880,125
>> System and method for XML parsing

> There are push and pull variant APIs for *all* event-driven processes 
> and any push variant is trivially converted to pull by multi-threading 
> or coroutines. This fact has been exploited in communications since 
> God was a boy.

Maybe the patent office needs some faith based initiative?

> Talk about obvious to the expert practitioner!


> (Don't think much of the developers who did the web pages that don't 
> show you the images of the patent application, either.)

But the "Add to Cart" button is a nice touch.



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