On Friday 12 June 2009 22:57:12 Fernando Cassia wrote: > On Fri, Jun 12, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Anne Wilson <annew kde org> wrote: > > > > Those are dependencies on the old Boost and OpenSSL. It needs to be > > > > rebuilt for the new versions of both. And only they can do it because > > > > it's proprietary. > > > > > > Yeah. I realise that. The reply I got from then said: > > > > <snip> > > Is there any actual advantage in having this? I've bought mp3s from > > amazon (and sampled them first) without using their player, so I didn't > > bother. > > > > Anne > > Dear Anne, it´s not a player. Amazon.com charges one price per individual > tracks, and a MUCH LOWER price for a whole album. > The sad truth is that you can´t buy a WHOLE ALBUM unless you use their > "plug-in" which just creates a folder and downloads the files there. > > Apparently all is to hide the URLs used to store full albums. Probably > someone is worried about evil haxxors getting to know their md5sum used to > name hidden folders where the full cds are stored, or something along these > lines. Thanks for the explanation Fernando. Since I've only bought individual tracks I didn't realise that. Anne -- New to KDE4? - get help from http://userbase.kde.org Just found a cool new feature? Add it to UserBase
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