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Re: [dvd-discuss] Salon Artice on DVD Commentary

Actually, it the discussion goes back to Feb 2001, as far as I can tell:

Steve Hosgood wrote:
>>>From: Ernest Miller [mailto:ernest.miller@aya.yale.edu]
>>Just a short step from "legitimate" commentary
>>to MST3K-style ... and then what have you got?
>>Essentially the same thing we've been discussing
>>about inserting third-party material directly
>>into the flick ...
> Worth noting that this forum has dealt with this subject matter before,
> and well predating the June 2001 date mentioned in the Salon article too!
> Check out http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/archive/dvd-discuss/msg12105.html
> et al...
> OK, so that thread was more concerned with the technicalities, but I think
> the legal aspects were mentioned at least a few times. Mostly though to
> do with using the "obvious legality" of doing your own DVD commentaries
> to try and show legitimate uses for linux DVD players employing non-DVDCCA
> authorised decryption algorithms.