The forum rules have been clarified as far as the "No piracy" rule goes. Please see http://forums.afterdawn.com/thread_view.cfm/2487 for the complete rules. We have tried to clarify the rule by the following case examples: Case examples regarding rule number five (5). No piracy. Case: Pirated material, such as serial numbers and direct links to pirated, copyrighted material (including direct links to torrent files and ed2k links). PROHIBITED Case: Technical, in depth discussion about copy protection circumvention (i.e. cracking). PROHIBITED Case: Discussion about pirated content and piracy, such as converting (downloaded) video and/or audio files to DVD/AudioCD/whatever format. PERMITTED Case: Discussion about copy protection circumvention in general (extracting encrypted content, such as DVD movies, compact discs, copy protected console and computer software, using existing software). PERMITTED Case: Links to sites offering possibly pirated content (including torrent files and ed2k links). PERMITTED Also the forums now include a Report an offensive post function which you can see at the top of each message, in the date field. Using this function you can report a post to the forum administrators and moderators. If you see a message that you think that breaks the forum rules, use this link! Please do not post a reply to the thread saying that the mesasge breaks the rules -- it is the responsibility of the admins and moderators to moderate the forums. Thank you for your attention. Happy foruming!