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Re: MPlayer



On Mon, 2004-07-19 at 17:53, William Ballard wrote:
[snip]
> Well, it looks like the flamewar is gonna start anyway.  Surely it's a 
> violation of the DMCA even to reverse engineer the codecs.  The whole 
> thing just smells like "big steaming lawsuit waiting to happen."  BigBad 
> Companies always sue you when you've got something they want, and/or 
> don't keep your nose to the grindstone.  I was trading MP3s since '97, 
> and it wasn't until 13 year olds started doing it and costing BigBad 
> Companies money that they made it illegal -- and boy howdy did they ever 
> do that.
[snip]

If you have Windows installed on your machine, you are just using
already installed files on your system, though in fact by Windows...
doesn't matter.

-- 
greg, greg@gregfolkert.net

The technology that is
Stronger, better, faster:  Linux

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