Hacker News new | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

Except, uh, in plenty of countries, those anti-reverse engineering clauses are void as a matter of public policy.

And in any product that uses LGPL code, for example, it's actually a license violation to forbid customer modification and reverse engineering for the purpose of debugging those modifications.

(Though, admittedly, everyone always violates this term)

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact