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Re: "Oh noes"
05/15/17 10:05 PM

>>It is too bad with companies/developers creating a protection method 20 to 30 years
>>ago for a product at the time and that protection is so bullet-proof that it
>>eventually sabotages things in case the company wanted to market a re-release of the
>>software program.

>The major thrust of 4AM's work is that copy protection actually did work, as long as your
>title wasn't something the crackers of the time considered to be 31337. A lot of
>educational software that wasn't Oregon Trail didn't get cracked until now, for instance.

Yep. 4AM's 'Copy protection works' mantra with recent update agrees with your post.

Passport has automatically cracked over 400 Apple II programs since v1. Over 300 of those had never been cracked. Copy protection works.

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Subject Posted by Posted on
* "Oh noes" gregf 03/25/17 11:15 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" Haze  03/25/17 11:48 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" John Doe  03/29/17 05:21 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" gregf  03/26/17 05:24 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" R. Belmont  03/29/17 04:52 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" gregf  05/15/17 10:05 PM
. * Re: "Oh noes" Haze  05/15/17 11:58 PM

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