[OT] Closed Source software and Windows XP
S. Dale Morrey
sdalemorrey at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 13:28:04 MDT 2012
Maybe I missed it, but why not use wine here?
On Aug 20, 2012 1:10 PM, "Nicholas Leippe" <nick at leippe.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 8:17 AM, Steve Meyers <steve-plug at spwiz.com>
> > On 8/20/12 1:23 AM, Nicholas Leippe wrote:
> >> The install media is independent of the licensing.
> > This actually isn't true, in my experience with Windows XP. They have
> > different install media for OEM installs vs retail installs, and the
> > media checks for the right kind of key.
> I didn't mean that there weren't different versions of install media.
> What I meant was that they don't stamp a unique CD to match each
> unique key they generate. If you have any copy of the correct version
> of install media for your type of keys, it should work.
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