[rescue] BIOS update for Sun Fire v40z?

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Wed Aug 18 17:31:12 CDT 2010

Please move the copyright/IP discussions to the geeks list.  Thanks.


On Thu, Aug 19, 2010 at 12:51:32AM +0300, gsm at mendelson.com wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 05:26:45PM -0400, der Mouse wrote:
> >Um, no.  Copyright violation is not theft.  (Admittedly, this deserves
> >to be said in response to both of the above quotes.)
> It depends upon where you are, Canadian law is different than US law. I was
> talking about US law. You are in Canada, which has different laws.
> In the US copyright violation is both a criminal and civil offense.
> I am not familar with Canadian law, but what research a friend of mine did
> when someone stole his copyrighted work, the RCMP would have a very different
> opinion.
> Are you confusing the Canadian exception for music/video that exists
> because of a tax on media to fund compensation for artists with copyright
> violation?
> As a Canadian, are you saying you are familar with US copyright law? Enough
> to make such a sweeping statement?
> Geoff.

Bill Bradford 
Houston, Texas

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