It's only matter of time...
Posted Feb 13, 2009 0:08 UTC (Fri) by khim
In reply to: Forcing updates
Parent article: Forcing updates
It is MY computer. Yes, it is running your software, but that
does not change the fact that it is MY computer.
But it's connected to public network. I think the eventual resolution
will be something like "treble damages apply if your system does not have
auto-updates and is actually hurt someone"...
Or may be something like cars: you don't need automatic updates, but you
need to check your system regularly and can be disconnected from netwerk if
there are no "stamp of approval" for week or two.
Bascially the story is simple: as long as your computer is truly yours
and does not connect to any other computer - you are free to use anything
you want. When you are becoming part of public network - some rules should
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