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Bookmarked: 'US Copyright Office says you can fix a game console (but only the optical drive) | Ars Technica'

New DMCA exemption also lets users fix other types of software-enabled devices.

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/10/us-copyright-office-oks-right-to-repair-for-video-game-console-optical-drives/

This is a good step, but I don't like how limited it is. Especially since they called out how other types of repairs are still illegal, and they parroted industry claims that device repair is tied to piracy.

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