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Subject: RE: will Archos pay?

RE: will Archos pay?

From: Holger Lembke <>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 2003 22:48:00 +0100

> We don't distribute
> units that are pre-formatted with the FAT filesystem (FAT-32 being a
> derivative work).

The patents are in the software and not the drive.

Technically, the drive doesn't know its format, it only sees sectors. It's
the software that interpretes it.

Holger Lembke    
Received on 2003-12-04

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