Let's develop an open-source media archive standard

From: John Foust <jfoust_at_threedee.com>
Date: Tue Aug 10 23:10:49 2004

At 08:22 PM 8/10/2004, Teo Zenios wrote:
>Here is an example of a society that preserves media on the Amiga platform
>(complete images including the copy protection as used by the developer).
>They have spent allot of time deciphering custom disk formats and saving all
>of the information digitally so it can be reproduced exactly at a later

Astounding! Will that computer never die? And I say that
as someone who Believed, '85-92.

I'm tempted to say that we should leave copy protection
hacks out of the spec for now, but if it was extensible,
that would be great.

- John
Received on Tue Aug 10 2004 - 23:10:49 BST

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