libdvdcss and the DMCA

Naheem Zaffar naheemzaffar at gmail.com
Sun Jul 25 21:07:03 UTC 2010


Probably posting it to the wrong place, but does this court ruling set the
precedent to allowing the libdvdcss library to be part of Fedora?


"Merely bypassing a technological protection that restricts a user from
> viewing or using a work is insufficient to trigger the (Digital Millennium
> Copyright Act's) anti-circumvention provision," Judge Garza wrote for the
> New Orleans-based court.


http://www.courthousenews.com/2010/07/23/29099.htm
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