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Christian Pernegger
2005-03-10, 03:37
>So open-sourcing the Squeezebox firmware would result in Slimdevices
>picking up a lot of new features from its users for free, and since they
>already make a very good hardware box at a reasonable price I don't think
>they have much to worry about from being knocked off.

The only problem with that is liability. With a firmware upgrade
it is concievable that the units could be left in a non-bootable,
non-flashable way. I can understand wanting to control critical
software.

C.