On Jul 25, 2010, at 6:07 AM, John R. Levine wrote:
The ability of users to sign up from throwaway accounts doesn't seem to have
been a big problem in practice, but it does make it hard to claim that the
lists are free of submarine patent trolls.
A person's identity and their behavior are two different things. I would
presume that every IETF working group or BOF list has at least one person on it
who is lurking in the discussion for the purpose of filing a frivolous lawsuit
later. Not sure how we can prevent that.
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