Interesting Tim O'Reilly article.

From: Feldman, Robert <>
Date: Fri Dec 13 11:58:01 2002

And, though the US carries a pretty big stick, the rest of the world doesn't
necessarily follow the US direction on the DCMA and the new Mickey Mouse
copyright laws.


-----Original Message-----
From: John Allain []
Sent: Friday, December 13, 2002 11:37 AM
Subject: Re: Re: Interesting Tim O'Reilly article.

> Reverse engineering itself is not a crime.

Agree, but...
The whole notion of what crimes are with a Software
entity is too nebulous. That's why the the
Son-of-a-Lawyer has made so much money testing the
boundaries of Pseudo law, and winning. This is a new
industry and things haven't totally jelled yet.

John A.
Received on Fri Dec 13 2002 - 11:58:01 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Fri Oct 10 2014 - 23:34:40 BST