We have ath, now what about Broadcom?
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at FreeBSD.org
Sat Jul 26 23:06:27 PDT 2003
On Saturday, 26 July 2003 at 11:00:40 -0600, M. Warner Losh wrote:
> In message: <20030726.103846.20535602.imp at bsdimp.com>
> "M. Warner Losh" <imp at bsdimp.com> writes:
>> The reason I keep saying that is that nobody knows for sure. Nobody
>> has reverse engineered anything, got sued and won (or lost). Just
> However, there are one or two cases that are close to relevant working
> their ways through the courts. Since they are in different districts,
> the answer is different depending on where you live in the US.
Or *whether* you live in the US. There's a very good reason nobody's
ever been sued for reverse engineering in Australia: it's not illegal
(which may be a different statement from saying "it's legal"). That
gets back to the original question: is it legal to use reverse
engineered software in the USA?
See complete headers for address and phone numbers
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-current/attachments/20030727/67e9703a/attachment.bin
More information about the freebsd-current