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Posted byJoffeman
Posted on10/29/04 05:22 PM

the problem was your method of retrieving it, and then the fact that you apparently had it shared on the network afterwards/during the download. use something like peerguardian if you must use the kazaa network. still, trading high-visibility stuff like disney films or disney film soundtracks is a dangerous thing as far as the mpaa or riaa's wrath.

luckily, the mpaa isn't about to sue your struck ass like the riaa would. they complain to your isp at this point, your isp is the one you have to worry about- laying low for a bit is a good idea. if you need to trade files for the next few months, you should do it in a private place like a dc hub that isn't open to the public- or download shit from usenet. bittorrent is a bad idea for mainstream films [but a worse idea for major label music], and i wouldn't trust it even with known anti-piracy spy ips filtered to trade that stuff. if you must use bittorrent, use a private tracker that requires registration- this will also require that you share as much as you download, most likely, though that doesn't seem to be a problem if the mpaa nailed you for sharing.


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*The MPAA is giving me flak -mt- need help  TheFett10/29/04 02:14 PM
.*Use PeerGuardian -nt- http://www.methlabs.org  Johnick10/30/04 00:55 AM
.*Fett a little advice  Trizae10/29/04 11:22 PM
.*The first rule of fight club  Halcyon10/29/04 06:17 PM
.*Best Suggestion Ever  RoushiMSX10/29/04 05:48 PM
.*Did they send it to your e-mail? -nt- don't put your real e-mail address in kazaa?  SatsuNoHiTo10/29/04 05:14 PM
..*the mpaa checks who the ip range belongs to  Joffeman10/29/04 05:26 PM
...*My ISP is my college  TheFett10/29/04 06:13 PM
....*you've nothing to worry about  Joffeman10/29/04 10:31 PM
....*Re: My ISP is my college  Cereal Killer10/29/04 06:27 PM
.*Re: The MPAA is giving me flak -mt- need help  Cereal Killer10/29/04 03:43 PM
..*The best part is...  TheFett10/29/04 06:11 PM
...*Send them teh new private message!!! -nt- *F* you!!!!!   lux_9288610/29/04 06:42 PM
.*Re: The MPAA is giving me flak -mt- need help  CreepingDeath10/29/04 03:24 PM
.*have you been warned by email?  Terry Bogard10/29/04 03:22 PM
..*The Motion Picture Association of America sent my school a warning  TheFett10/29/04 05:57 PM
.*I wonder how they caught you  Ryu_Saotome10/29/04 03:02 PM
..*When you download, you upload  RoushiMSX10/29/04 05:51 PM
.*Try google or their website  ChachiSqrPants10/29/04 02:48 PM
.*Re: The MPAA is giving me flak -mt- need help  skydoune10/29/04 02:44 PM
..*Peerguardian DOES get updated -nt- New block lists came out 2 days ago  Johnick10/30/04 02:16 PM
..*I'm not ashamed of my choice in movies.  TheFett10/29/04 03:14 PM
....nor should you be  Joffeman10/29/04 05:22 PM
...*anyway, wasn't the dvd given away free with cereal boxes? -nt-   skydoune10/29/04 03:37 PM
..*You can be  ChachiSqrPants10/29/04 02:50 PM
...*Try peerguardian -nt-  lux_9288610/29/04 03:04 PM