[REBOL] Re: Evaluate the whole family-Development Tool
From: chris:starforge:demon at: 24-May-2001 14:42
Athanasios Dimopoulos wrote:
> Great product...
> I would like however to be able to at least evaluate the
> whole product family...
> How about an evaluation of Core Pro or Command that expires??
Just my 2p as someone who has had to deal with this sort of thing...
Time based evalutaion programs are too easy to trick, even the
best can be thrown by fiddling the clock. Even if you somehow
find a way to work around this, it's possible to crack it.
What is much harder to deal with is an evalutaion that refuses
to work unless it can contact a central server, and the server
records how long the evaluation has been running. But that
requires hairy amounts of resources, opens you up to accusations
of writing spyware and makes users feel like tey're being treated
like criminals (I present the court with Exhibit A: WindowsXP
> I would like also note the lack of a Development Enviroment....
emacs is all you need