Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 22nd Aug 2005 18:30 UTC
Oracle and SUN Sun Microsystems, weighing in on the fractious issue of protecting copyrighted digital content, on Sunday announced a project it calls the Open Media Commons initiative aimed at creating an open-source, royalty-free digital-rights management standard.
Permalink for comment 21507
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
Hrm
by Lazarus on Mon 22nd Aug 2005 19:04 UTC
Lazarus
Member since:
2005-08-10

If you're worried about an open DRM system being cracked then surely you must be oblivious to the fact that every single closed one so far gas fared no better.

At least were this to be widely adopted, free, open source OSes would be legally able to use DRM'd media...

Reply Score: 1