(email@example.com @ mar. 03 2006,00:07 Wrote:hence the fact its illegal to distribute the binarys, the code isnt illegal. however taking/stealing a program would be.i don't understand what would be illegal in reusing public http requests executed against a public server accessible to anyone freely. the source code to do it (whether python script or built into xbmc), if it is doable at all, would be open source as well.
and it is not like the xbmc project (with out without distributed binaries) and the entire xbox modchip scene don't have a questionable legality anyway.