david.c.hubbard at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 20:16:02 CEST 2007
> > I was always wondering if there is a specific reason why there are no
> > datasheets hosted on lm-sensors.org? Wouldn't it be useful to collect
> > publicly available datasheets on lm-sensors.org?
> Useful, yes. But I guess it's simply a legal problem. Just because a
> datasheet can be downloaded for free from the manufacturers website
> doesn't mean that you are entitled to re-publish it on your site.
> You'd have to obtain permission (in writing) for each datasheet,
> otherwise you can easily run into legal problems.
Are there legal problems emailing datasheets upon request? For
example, for datasheets that are no longer published on the
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