[uf-discuss] copy-and-paste metadata prior art?

Charles Iliya Krempeaux supercanadian at gmail.com
Sun Oct 1 20:57:02 PDT 2006

Hello, Bruce,

Aren't there old X11 applications that used to copy-and-paste meta data too?

I think I remember using old SGI workstations in University that
copied-and-pasted text with bolding and italicizing intact.

See ya

On 9/30/06, Bruce D'Arcus <bdarcus.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Does anyone know of any prior art that might be used to contest this patent?
> <http://www.macnn.com/blogs/?p=110>
> >From what I can tell, Apple is trying to patent the ability to
> copy-and-paste metadata to the clipboard, which would I think have far
> reacing impacts (doesn't stuff like LiveClipboard cover this ground?).
> Bruce

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