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[FYI] Will Phoenix keep your disks and OS CPRM-free?


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Will Phoenix keep your disks and OS CPRM-free?  

By: Andrew Orlowski in San Francisco  

Posted: 23/02/2001 at 09:24 GMT  

The Phoenix Technologies proposal before the T.13 committee, which 
may pave the way to copy restrictions for users, shouldn't be seen as 
the son of CPRM, argues Linux ATA/IDE guy Andre Hedrick.  

Although the proposal - which has not yet been published outside the 
open meeting - does not specifically prevent any command sets such as 
CPRM from applying to fixed hard drives at a later date, Hedrick says 
the important point is that the owner of the drive could disable the 


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