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Re: [vox-tech] rar unrar and non-free package
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Re: [vox-tech] rar unrar and non-free package

On Sun, Jun 25, 2006 at 05:05:19PM -0700, Micah J. Cowan wrote:
> It's worth pointing out, though, that the "rar" utility is also
> non-free-as-in-beer: it's shareware.

Oh, interesting.

Aside from the apt description's comment on the shareware/registration issue,
does 'rar' or the rar package do anything to enforce the registration
requirement, or at least remind users after 40 days?

(who has only installed 'unrar', and had loads of trouble with it :^(
I'll stick to zip, tar.gz and tar.bz2, thank you. ;) )
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