[LMB] DRM?

baur baur baur at chello.at
Thu May 13 17:00:33 BST 2021


since i have to convert the ebooks anyways to read them on my reader (never liked the kindles i tried) deDRMimng was not any additional work

servus

markus

> Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> hat am 13. Mai 2021 um 17:51 geschrieben:
> 
> 
> And Amazon has sworn that they will never do anything like that again. 
> Do I trust Amazon? Well I send them money every day when I buy something 
> and they have not failed me yet.
> As I said, I'm too damned lazy to play those games.
> 
> Harvey
> 
> ------ Original Message ------
> From: "baur baur" <baur at chello.at>
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold." 
> <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>; "Harvey Fishman" <fishman at panix.com>
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> Sent: 5/13/2021 10:50:42 AM
> Subject: Re: [LMB] DRM?
> 
> >https://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/18/technology/companies/18amazon.html
> >
> >nuff' said
> >
> >Guy Montag will not get the keys to my library
> >
> >servus
> >
> >markus
> >
> >>  Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> hat am 13. Mai 2021 um 15:15 geschrieben:
> >>
> >>
> >>  As a practical matter, why should I worry about DRM? I read on 1.5
> >>  devices (my Kindle and VERY occasionally on the PC). I do not lend or
> >>  give away books. My Kindle has plenty of storage (32 GB.) so I am not
> >>  too worried about running out of room, and in any case there is the PC
> >>  for backup with terabytes  of storage space. I do not see any advantages
> >>  to me for removing DRM other than as an intellectual exercise that
> >>  frankly I am just too damned lazy to engage in. Comments, please.
> >>
> >>  Harvey
> >>
> >>
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