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[REBOL] The end of Open Source in the US?

From: bpaddock::csonline::net at: 23-Mar-2002 17:02,1283,51274,00.html Anti-Copy Bill Slams Coders By Declan McCullagh WASHINGTON -- America's programmers, engineers and sundry bit-heads have not yet figured out how much a new copyright bill will affect their livelihood. When they do, watch for an angry Million Geek March to storm Capitol Hill. A bill introduced this week by Sen. Fritz Hollings (D-South Carolina) would roil the electronics industry by forcibly embedding copy protection into all digital devices, from MP3 players to cell phones, fax machines, digital cameras and personal computers. [The way that the clueless politicians have written the law, even your simple digital wrist watch needs to have this copy protection code...] {The Digital Millennium Copy Protection Act as already been keeping people from disclosing bugs found in things like the Linux kernel. :-( }