Originally Posted by Aenea
And to just piss of Mobipocket even more, one of the document plugins will be secure mobipocket in C++. According to Dutch law no-one can prevent me from writing an app which does the same as theirs (I'm allowed to write a DRM circumvention program, but not distribute it, but a viewer contains no circumvention, if the laywers say it is then the original Mobipocket viewer is also prohibited...)
I agree that there is the world of difference between a viewer, which requires a valid MobiPocket ID to work, and a "DRM circumvention program" which creates a DRM-free document. So in a rational world you would be correct, but I suggest getting legal advice anyway - because laws are not rational.