[Smaug] Zero tolerance for P2P?

Josh Neal josh at unixmercenary.net
Sat, 11 May 2002 20:34:41 -0700


On Sat, May 11, 2002 at 07:40:09PM -0700, CERisE...mass consumer of bazooka gum wrote:
> The letter doesn't restrict SMB file sharing as I read it.  Rather it
> restricts P2P.
> 
> Last I checked, the S in SMB stands for server.  That is not P2P by
> definition.
> 
> When you said that Windows file sharing isn't included, I assumed you
> were aware of that.  I thought you had meant that all of the programs
> listed ran solely on platforms other than MS-Windows.  Apparently this
> was a bad assumption.
> 
> Server based xfers apparently are allowed.
> 
> P2P (on any platform) apparently is not.

Phil -

Put down the crack pipe, and open a window to disperse the fumes.

-josh

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Josh Neal
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