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From: Lars Wendler <polynomial-c@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Adding AdobeFlash-10{,.1} licenses to EULA group
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 22:07:35
Message-Id: 201006180006.53669.polynomial-c@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Adding AdobeFlash-10{,.1} licenses to EULA group by Angelo Arrifano
Am Mittwoch 16 Juni 2010, 14:45:21 schrieb Angelo Arrifano:
> On 16-06-2010 14:40, Jim Ramsay wrote: > > Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn <chithanh@g.o> wrote: > >> I propose that this license be added to the EULA group. The previous > >> AdobeFlash-10 license is similar in this regard, and could possibly > >> also be added to that group. > > > > Agreed, on both points, and done. Thanks for finding and airing this > > issue! > > > >> One notable section is 7.6 in which Adobe reserves the right to > >> download and install additional Content Protection software on the > >> user's PC. > > > > Not like anyone will actually *read* the license before adding it to > > their accept group, but if they did this would indeed be an important > > thing of which users should be aware. > > I defend it is our job to warn users about this kind of details. To me > it sounds that a einfo at post-build phase would do the job, what do you > guys think?
Definitely yes! This is a very dangerous snippet in Adobe's license which should be pretty clearly pointed at to every user. -- Lars Wendler (Polynomial-C) Gentoo developer and bug-wrangler

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