Monthly Archives: September 2019

Software Piracy

I was looking at a recent error report and surprised to see included in the error report a screen shot of a software pirate at work. The miscreant appears to have been trying to figure out why a crash was occurring with the license checks removed:

It’s not the first time I’ve seen such screenshots but it’s a useful reminder of how hard people work on tasks that, consciously or not, undermine theĀ  structure of the company and the ability to support and improve the very products they, the pirates, want to use.

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