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Painkiller Patch

The Painkiller FAQ (thanks Frans) now offers the promised patch to address CD compatibility problems experienced by some users (story), along with this note: "In addition, please ensure that there are no virtual drives mounted/emulated, debuggers and/or auto-update applications running."

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14. Re: pffft Apr 14, 2004, 22:54 Blackhawk
 
What people don't like is game publishers telling them that they aren't allowed to operate legal, legitimate software.

How would people react if a game came out that made you disable your antivirus? What if it wouldn't run if you had a CD burner installed? It is one thing to prevent piracy by altering your sotware. It is another to prevent piracy by forcing me to alter my computer.

 
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