Serial Number Generation (RBL-0024)
Adam opens with...
‘To the casual computer user, a serial number is a string of letters and numbers that -- through some small miracle -- determines whether you can or cannot install a particular piece of software. To the seasoned software engineer, it is the combination of elegant discrete mathematics and a variety of computer science disciplines. To you, the REALbasic developer and potential software magnate, it should be a component of your arsenal that acts as a sufficient barrier for the protection of your software assets...’
And then in clear and understandable language shows you how, in fascinating detail, to build serial number protection into your REALbasic program.
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