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GNUosphere: GPLv3, DRM, and Han Solo

Sep 13, 2006, 21:45 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Rock)

[ Thanks to Alan Jones for this link. ]

"Jonathan Zuck at CNET has published an astonishing article of misinformation regarding GPLv3 and its proposed DRM provisions.

"Jonathan states

"'With TiVo in mind, the [DRM] provision includes language that prevents hardware companies from controlling the final implementation of their devices.'

"This is not true. GPLv3 allows the owner of a device running GPLv3 software to decide how their device and their software operates..."

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