Subject: Re: MPLS ethertypes
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/01/2001 21:41:15
    Date:        Thu, 1 Feb 2001 11:57:36 +0100
    From:        Ignatios Souvatzis <>
    Message-ID:  <>

  | Have you checked whether any of the uncounted IBM or four Nortel patents
  | claimed to refer to MPLS forbid this without a license? See the IETF
  | intellectual property rights page for details.

Patents preventing adding numbers to a file?   I doubt it.   They
may prevent using MPLS, but they can't possibly prevent adding the
ethertype definitions to the ethertypes file.