Violation Type:Vendor Lock-In

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Violation Type
OVLOCK

Vendor Lock-In

Violation InstanceViolator
HP Printers/V1HP Printers
Keurig coffee machines/OVLOCKKeurig coffee machines
Lenovo Laptops/OVLOCK-BATLenovo Laptops
Lexmark Printers/OVLOCKLexmark Printers
Philips Hue lighting/OVLOCKPhilips Hue lighting


A vendor excercises a DRM scheme for the purposes of vendor lock-in.

Implies OCOMPAT.

(Not all compatibility mitigation efforts involve DRM. But a compatibility mitigation effort almost certainly is DRM if it uses a microchip.)