[mythtv-users] The Boxee Box

Kevin J. Cummings cummings at kjchome.homeip.net
Thu Dec 10 23:10:21 UTC 2009


On 12/10/2009 05:35 PM, Brian Wood wrote:
> On Thursday 10 December 2009 03:05:44 pm Eric Sharkey wrote:
>> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 5:01 PM, Johnny Walker <johnnyjboss at gmail.com> 
> wrote:
>>> I think iTunes stopped - I'm able to convert those using wma2mp3
>>> script except I've changed wma to m4a
>>>
>>> Google for it.
>>
>> I think the point people are trying to make is that there's still a
>> lot of material which is not (legally) available in DRM-free formats.
>> This includes most DVD/BluRay discs, many ebooks, and other such
>> material.
>>
>> The proposed solution (just buy it on a disc) is frequently not an option.
> 
> The officlal MPAA-sanctioned solution is a camcorder aimed at the TV screen. 
> Really.

Of course it is.  Because if you record the broadcast stream directly,
or copy from the DRMed disk, you must be pirating the content, right?

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