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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  Bryan Catlin <bryancatlin at connectgroup dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] Redirecting Term
 Date:  Mon, 15 Nov 2004 10:09:42 -0500
On Mon, 15 Nov 2004 09:52:19 -0500, Bryan Catlin
<bryancatlin at connectgroup dot net> wrote:
> In light of my recent post o Patent Rights I was wondering if the term
> "Redirecting" in the screen after authentication, well anywhere, could be
> changed to continuing or something other than redirecting so as to not
> attract more unwanted attention form the ones holding these ridiculous
> patents on the redirecting process?!

IANAL, but...  The patent is on the technology, not the terminology. 
You'd have to change the functionality of captive portal (and hence
make it not a captive portal anymore) to get around their patent, from
my understanding.