And another Ubuntu convert!

Derek Broughton derek at
Mon Jan 26 02:53:10 UTC 2009

Mario Vukelic wrote:

> On Sun, 2009-01-25 at 18:38 +0100, Gilles Gravier wrote:
>> And still doesn't apply in France... nor anywhere ELSE than in the
>> USA, as far as I understand US law.
> Um no, but the  (EU) "directive on the harmonisation of certain aspects
> of copyright and related rights in the information society" does, as
> just linked.

Yes, but as Gilles says, that isn't law, and in any case it doesn't make the 
same restrictions as DMCA.  Perhaps not "Apples and Oranges", but at least 
two different kinds of apple :-)

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