Well, that didn't take long. As usual, NTK was ahead of the crowd.
For some reason I'd been thinking more highly of Microsoft recently. Probably because they have a more human face now - I have a greater respect for Scoble and C4L than Ballmer or Allchin. Sadly it looks like I'm going to be proven wrong about the company.
On the bright side, THANK YOU POLAND! We may yet get an EU directive that embodies the principles that the Parliament voted for, instead of the 'principles' that the gentlemen at the Commision tried to present as a fait accompli.
Software patents delenda est.