VMS distribution?

From: Joe <rigdonj_at_intellistar.net>
Date: Tue Feb 10 21:44:31 1998

At 07:20 PM 2/10/98 -0700, you wrote:
>John Foust wrote:
>> OK, let's say I pull an old PC and some boxes out of a dumpster, and
>> there's a set of original AutoCAD Release 9 disks. By your rule, how
>> can I tell if I own a legit copy or not?
>You only own a legit copy if those disks are the last legit set in the
>licensed set. I.E. if someone has upgraded the disks (and you can't
>tell) this is not a legit copy, it's part of the upgrade. You have, in
>essense, part of another's license.

   Actually, if they are an earlier version and the software has been
upgraded they should stay with the upgrade disk(s) and computer. If the
owner throws them out, he no longer has a legit software package.

Received on Tue Feb 10 1998 - 21:44:31 GMT

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