Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues

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To: Pieter Palmers <pieterp@...>
Cc: linux-audio-user <linux-audio-user@...>
Date: Sunday, November 23, 2008 - 5:44 pm

On Sun, 2008-11-23 at 15:49 +0100, Pieter Palmers wrote:

I am not a lawyer either but, to the best of my knowledge, there has
never been a "no reverse engineering" license tested in court. I do not
believe that that kind of license restriction would hold up in court.
If you sell or give me an item I have every legal right to take it apart
and look at it. That has been addressed in the US with the auto
companies trying to keep out third party service outfits.

--
Jan 'Evil Twin' Depner
http://www.thecfband.com

"Microsoft has a new version out, Windows XP, which according to
everybody is the 'most reliable Windows ever.' To me, this is like
saying that asparagus is 'the most articulate vegetable ever.'"

Dave Barry

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[LAU] VST and legal issues, Grammostola Rosea, (Sun Nov 23, 1:09 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, David Baron, (Sun Nov 23, 1:41 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Rui Nuno Capela, (Sun Nov 23, 2:01 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Dave Phillips, (Sun Nov 23, 1:40 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Rui Nuno Capela, (Sun Nov 23, 1:56 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Pieter Palmers, (Sun Nov 23, 2:50 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Jan Depner, (Sun Nov 23, 5:44 pm)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Simon Wise, (Mon Nov 24, 3:10 am)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Justin Smith, (Mon Nov 24, 5:36 am)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Simon Wise, (Mon Nov 24, 7:16 am)
Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Rui Nuno Capela, (Sun Nov 23, 6:32 pm)
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Re: [LAU] VST and legal issues, Folderol, (Sun Nov 23, 6:45 pm)
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