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Re: (OT) Stream MP3 but prevent user from downloading

by thor (Priest)
on Feb 24, 2006 at 12:13 UTC ( #532520=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to (OT) Stream MP3 but prevent user from downloading

Anything that you implement will be akin to the copy-protection on DVDs: it will prevent the casual user from getting a copy, but anyone who has the technical savy will. The fact of the matter is that you're sending a stream of 1's and 0's that represent an mp3. There's nothing that prevents someone from just saving those 1's and 0's to her hard drive for future use.

thor

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