Originally Posted by bhartman36
Maybe I'm missing it, but I can't imagine this will affect Kindles (e-Ink or the Fires). I mean, the code is there for anyone to mess with. They have to distribute it under the open source license it's under, right? You're not actually breaking any encryption scheme when you root.
Am I way off-base here?
Only the open source programs they modified are distributed, not the source to the entire OS.