[Linux-aus] FTA circumvention devices

Les Bell lesbell at lesbell.com.au
Thu Mar 4 16:37:01 UTC 2004

Rusty Russell <rusty at rustcorp.com.au> wrote:

ie. is a DVD a computer program?  If not, you're SOL.

Technically, the case could be argued that the content of a DVD *is* a
program. It consists of interpreted code which displays the on-screen
menus, enables/disables features like instant replay, etc. It certainly
isn't a passive data-only medium like videotape.


--- Les Bell, RHCE, CISSP

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