[Hpr] What's a "hacker"?
littlecodemonkey at gmail.com
Fri Mar 22 11:32:13 PDT 2013
I disagree. I don't know how many licence agreements and warranties have
been voided taking apart things to see how they worked or how they could be
- Destroying... yes, breaking parts of things in order to make new
things out of them
- Underhanded... yes, according to the manufacturer
- Fraudulent... yes, if purchased specifically to void a licence
- Hacking... yes, I would say so
On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 12:16 PM, Frank Bell <frankwbell at cox.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Mar 2013 13:16:21 -0400
> epicanis+hpr at dogphilosophy.net wrote:
> > "Hacker" is anyone who engages in "hacking", of course.
> > "Hacking" (I suggest) is "the art of finding novel or unexpected uses
> > for a system."
> . . . and, by extension, does not include fraudulent, destructive, or
> underhanded uses for a system.
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