[mythtv-users] Slightly OT - How many People have Video libraries over 8TB?

jedi jedi at mishnet.org
Mon Jul 9 15:19:15 UTC 2012


On Fri, Jul 06, 2012 at 09:17:44PM +0100, Simon Hobson wrote:
> Another Sillyname wrote:
> 
> > > Yes, everyone does it, but in the UK there is no 'fair use' provision that
> >> allows you to format shift from DVD/BR to anything else, nor to allow you to
> >> keep TV recordings beyond a reasonable time for timeshifting (and even that
> > > isn't actually allowed in law, just something that's officially ignored).
> 
> >I'd challenge the basis of your presumption, all my recordings are
> >only for personal usage and as I have all the physical BR and or DVDs
> >for anything in the library that was produced from that medium I'm not
> >concerned.
> 
> I'm not going to get into an argument, but you really ought to learn
> a bit about some basic laws. You have breached the copyright in the

    If "The Man" ever comes for me, I can drag my originals into court.
My lawyer can hand a banker box and a spiffy leather bound binder to 
every single member of the jury. 

    That's bound to make an impression.

[deletia]

    I suspect that it's a lot harder to demonize a paying customer.


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