NBC: Fw: Post-Napster era
Fri Mar 16 15:18:41 EST 2001
> << (P2P is the acronym for "peer to peer" which is used by the
> industry for services like Napster) >>
> Seems to me that calling it "peer to peer" is a way of sanitizing
> by which a criminal enabler like Napster can distance themselves
> crime.... Kind of puts all the onus on the user of the service
and none on
> the service.
Nothing to do with the matter. "P2P" is a bit of industry jargon
for services where a client and a business or two clients are
able to communicate directly with one another. What the service
is is totally irrelevant.
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