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Why we should allow DRM on open source platforms

Jul 05, 2011, 16:00 (4 Talkback[s])


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"The problems with DRM are many, but that does not mean we should prevent people from using it. There are good reasons to let them suffer the consequences of their own bad choices....

"Richard Stallman and the FSF guide the definition of that term of propaganda, "Free Software". They have decided to lead the Linux community merrily down the garden path of "DRM is evil and should be disallowed by law". The definition of open source software in general, on the other hand, does not require any such legal battle against DRM per se. "

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