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DRM Change Continues To Cause Debate

Nov 30, 2009, 18:04 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

"After some initial confusion was cleared up, some active DRM developers (such as Jerome Glisse) were in support of this change while others (such as Eric Anholt) thought it would do more harm than good with creating a larger burden on the developers and users wishing to test out this code. Some developers viewed this as a way to get greater testing of it living in the kernel tree that it would get better test coverage with each kernel release candidate and avoiding copying files, while others feared this would force users to upgrade their kernel to obtain simple DRM fixes."

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