Legal DVD Playback Coming to Linux?

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Aug 9, 2010 4:21 PM EDT
Linux Journal; By Susan Linton
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In a country where the legal system is based on precedents, a judge's recent decision just may make the use of Linux a whole lot easier. From nearly the beginnings of entertainment DVDs, Linux users in certain countries either had to break the law to watch their legally obtained media on their computer, boot a Windows system, or not use them. Many chose to break the law and install decryption software. Perhaps those days are over.

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