[rescue] Apple to ditch IBM, switch to Intel chips
nimitz at nimitzbrood.com
Fri Jun 17 08:33:35 CDT 2005
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> On Jun 17, 2005, at 8:27 AM, William Enestvedt wrote:
>> Phil asked:
>>> Anyone remember when copy protection was REALLY bad back
>>> about the late 1980s?
>> What, like requiring you to type in answers from the manual [Sim
>> Earth, I believe -- which, when I lost the manual, I just dug out with
>> ResEdit], or using a colored (non-photo blue?) plastic filter to read
>> some text from a card that needed to be entered to install or
>> launch the
>> Man, those were the days...
> Or the spinny wheel for monkey island. Just had to xerox it and voila
Then there was X-Wing which required you to type in the Imperial
characters off of the manual from a certain page to make the right "code".
There also was the age verification in Leisure Suit Larry which required
you to know history. That was pretty cool actually... ;-)
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