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Red Hat claims patent on SOAP over CGI?

pieterh (196118) writes | more than 5 years ago

Patents 1

WMGarrison writes "US Patent 7453593 claims command-line processing by a web server of SOAP requests, resulting in XML responses, from and to a remote client. The HTTP Common Gateway Interface (CGI) operates precisely as described in Claim 1. If you POST a SOAP document and return an XHTML response or a SOAP document, this infringes on Claim 2, since both XHTML and SOAP are XML languages. This patent thus claims to own the processing of SOAP documents by CGI programs."
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Stop criticising Red Hat! (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 5 years ago | (#27266425)

If Red hat are patenting obvious things its to stop trolls doing the same. I hope redhat patents everything there is. Their nothing like microsoft who only want to make money for there shareholders. I love red Hat!

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