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xinyiman

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Forum GDPR
« on: June 18, 2018, 08:32:24 am »
Hello, as the new GDPR regulation is in use throughout Europe, I was wondering: what forum does this plugin use to be in accordance with the law?

I ask this because I would like to know how to behave for the Italian community that also uses Simple Machine Forum.

Thanks so much
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Noodly

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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2018, 11:52:09 am »
You are probably better off going to the Simple Machine forum. A quick Google found this link for starters: https://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=557199.0
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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2018, 03:16:15 pm »
Hello, as the new GDPR regulation is in use throughout Europe, I was wondering: what forum does this plugin use to be in accordance with the law?

Here's the relevant link for FPC GDPR compliance:

https://www.freepascal.org/privacy.var

I don't find anything like that for the Lazarus forum, though.

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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2018, 03:19:54 pm »
Since the top level domain is covered, the forum is also covered. Location does not matter.
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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2018, 03:23:32 pm »
Since the top level domain is covered, the forum is also covered. Location does not matter.

The "4 possible locations" specified do not include the Lazarus forum and its logging of IP, etc., so it's excluded by implication.

At the very least the Lazarus forum needs a link to this.


xinyiman

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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2018, 04:04:08 pm »
I did not understand anything. Sorry, but if one arrives directly at the forum does not have to tell him something about the use of cookies?
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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2018, 04:18:19 pm »
Since the top level domain is covered, the forum is also covered. Location does not matter.

The "4 possible locations" specified do not include the Lazarus forum and its logging of IP, etc., so it's excluded by implication.

At the very least the Lazarus forum needs a link to this.

bugracker, Forum and wiki are shared resources, and explicitely named, but I agree a link wouldn't hurt

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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2018, 04:22:45 pm »
bugracker, Forum and wiki are shared resources, and explicitely named, but I agree a link wouldn't hurt

Although the link to "The forum" is broken, so it's hard to know what that refers to.


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Re: Forum GDPR
« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2018, 08:16:49 pm »
It is covered by http://www.lazarus-ide.org/index.php?page=privacy

But I'll add a copy to this forum too
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