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Thursday, January 03, 2008

DRM Disasters: The Song Remains The Same

Jimmy Guterman describes a DRM / installation "catastrophe" with Adobe's Creative Suite on Windows. (I'm not sure if the problem is with MSFT, or Adobe, or both).

He concludes...

Yet another case in which copy protection and productivity don't go hand-in-hand. The problem is solved, but the great error message lives on.
Reading this brought up memories of the security dongle fiascos back in the 1980s.

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