Gregorius wrote:perpetual3 wrote:I have issues with the idea of licensing rather than ownership. These ideas originated from real property. I resent the idea that technically, a developer can revoke my license and I lose the product AND the money.
In theory any developer can blacklist your license in its product and your done. Either coded into it or even within the process of homecalling.perpetual3 wrote:Urs Heckman sounds like he had a great alternative, but I don’t understand copy protection well enough.
He uses a key file... ...like maybe 80% of the audio plugin developers too. 1 leaked license and the plugin got cracked.
Then I was mistaken - I thought he had a process whereby in the event of a crack the program made additional checks and then became unusable.