writes: "NewsForge is reporting that Alan Cox has resigned from his position on the USENIX ALS committee in protest of Dimitry Sklyarov's arrest in Las Vegas. He is also urging non-US programmers to boycott American computing conferences until the DMCA is overturned."
Boy, aren't you glad that the DMCA now has nine special units to prosecute hacking and copyright violations
? At least it will help keep the country safe from programmers. Update: 07/22 01:05 AM
: Yup, it's a dupe. Mea culpa -- I missed it the first time
. Worth dwelling on, though ;)