Once again, the grim hand of capitalism is trying to wipe out independant thought and freedom to share information. The author of DeCSS has removed his work from distribution, under threat from lawyers representing the "film industry".
Listen, lawyers, and those you represent: This is none of your concern. The horse has been let out, and you are now trying to close the barn door. You made a mistake and picked a very weak encryption scheme, and now are trying to cover your tracks by bringing your biggest weapon, the team of trained weasels you call lawyers, to bear on creative individuals.
This is information. It is not an attempt to violate your copyrights. It is not an affront to your intellectual property. And it will be distributed. You cannot stop it. You can silence one, but not all. There is a lesson you have not yet learned: Your hard taught business tactics from the age of men and muscle will not work in our world. We are smarter than you. We are more flexible than you. You will lose
The disputed code is available here. Download it, and share with everyone you can. Post your own mirrors. They can silence one, but they cannot silence all. This is our right, our freedom, and they will not take it from us.
You can also get some source from the LiVid project which is based on this