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Another approach to ending the problems of software patents would be a law, as suggested by Richard Stallman, to say "that developing, distributing, or running a program on generally used computing hardware does not constitute patent infringement."[1]


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  1. http://www.wired.com/opinion/2012/11/richard-stallman-software-patents

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