Newbie: archives and legal issues

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Wed Jan 17 11:41:54 EST 2001

kharris at said:
>  Is there a searchable mail archive?

Nope, although the archives are downloadable in mbox format from

grep is your friend :)

> I'm sure this question has probably been beat to death. So, if there
> is someplace I can look for discussion, please let me know. Is it
> legal to use the FTL and/or NFTL on custom hardware (i.e., not
> M-System devices)?

Unless you live in the Free World or have a separate patent licensing 
agreement with M-Systems, FTL may only be used on PCMCIA devices, and NFTL 
only on M-Systems' own hardware.

But if you have custom hardware, why wouldn't you be using JFFS?


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