Quote: Originally Posted by Trucidation
This is why I hate those digital distribution methods that don't really give you the "whole" product. I have games I bought in the mid-1990s that still work (!!) because their publishers used a straightforward CP (cd key) implementation that does not depend on them being around to Big Brother everything.
I can't stand products that force you to be connected to the internet while it is in use (internet connection required to play). I shouldn't have to jump through hoops just to prove I'm a legit customer. I tend not to buy those products.
Understandably, I went way
I'm not sure if I favor this ruling or not. I would be interested to know all potential consequences of such a ruling.