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From: Lars Wendler <polynomial-c@g.o>
Subject: Re: Adding AdobeFlash-10{,.1} licenses to EULA group
Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2010 00:06:45 +0200
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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