[linux-elitists] Legitimate crypto circumvention examples

Jay Sulzberger jays@panix.com
Fri Aug 3 12:42:02 PDT 2001


On Fri, 3 Aug 2001, Karsten M. Self wrote:

> on Fri, Aug 03, 2001 at 02:58:40PM -0400, Brooklyn Linux Solutions (ruben@mrbrklyn.com) wrote:
> >
> >
> > <<I'm counting fair use.  There are 17 (I'd miscounted) enumerated
> > exceptions in law.>>
> >
> > What I'm try to say, is that your only covering statutory law.
>
> vs.?
>
> Nonstatutory law?  Fair use is a statutory exemption.  It's a big one.
> It's still a statutory exemption.
>
> BTW, I thought I was mistaken, but I'm not.  It's 16 exemptions ;-)
>
> --
> Karsten M. Self <kmself@ix.netcom.com>            http://kmself.home.netcom.com/

Fair use is case law, too.  And old good case law in both England and
America.

oo--JS.




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