Reply to post: Re: for manufacturers to open-source old code

In the market for a second-hand phone? Check it's still supported by the vendor – almost a third sold are not

Mahhn

Re: for manufacturers to open-source old code

"this is not going to happen, unless they're forced by law."

no, you are just giving dictators more control.

Consumers drive the market, stop buying junk and they won't make it.

So long as people will buy junk, companies will make it.

This is your choice, and yes stuff that isn't cheep does cost more.

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