Questions about Central Point Deluxe Option board

From: Philip Pemberton <>
Date: Tue Jul 2 14:01:44 2002

"Michael Passer" <> said:
> Certainly no one would ever have used one to make a backup of the
> copy-protected software he legitimately purchased.
Really? I used to use CopyIIPC for that...

> That it was primarily a piracy tool is the mentality that brought us the
> and that is driving the TCPA. That board did and does have legitimate,
> non-infringing uses.
*sigh*. More insanity...
Hollywood: "People are pirating our movies"
Senators: "Let's make it illegal to own or use any device with a CPU that
doesn't have a copyright protection chip"

Stupid and impractical. Need I say more?
If this sort of thing starts happening over here in the UK, then I'm jumping
ship. I hear the Bahamas are nice this time of year :-)

Received on Tue Jul 02 2002 - 14:01:44 BST

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