Subject: new expanded DMCA-like law
To: None <>
From: Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/08/2001 14:43:54
A new DMCA-like law is being readied in congress.  This one would
mandate that all computers include music-industry approved secure
non-copyable storage system.  $500k/5year penalties for noncompliance.
It doesn't look like these congressional turkeys have though about the
open-source implications of this.,1283,46655,00.html

       Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
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