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rayarachelian

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Re: List of All Lisa Software
« Reply #15 on: October 13, 2020, 09:08:23 pm »

Got my Informix disks in today and there were no file issues as far as I can tell! Unfortunately, there's another issue - the program requires activation which we can no longer do. It calls /once/brand to serialize the installation, so perhaps some inspiration from OS/2 Museum can be applied here? http://www.os2museum.com/wp/tales-from-the-xenix-crypt/

Excellent!

If anyone wants to take a "crack" at it, I've uploaded the images in a ZIP archive to the Files subforum. Have fun!

Oh I plan to have lots of fun with this! I've seen this kind of thing before.

Anyone got Al Kossow's contact info?

He's on here, you can DM him: https://lisalist2.com/index.php?action=pm;sa=send;u=45 or try aek (a) bit savers {dot} org.
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Re: List of All Lisa Software
« Reply #16 on: October 15, 2020, 09:15:27 am »

rayarachelian defeated the brand software for Multiplan a few years ago :)
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Re: List of All Lisa Software
« Reply #17 on: October 15, 2020, 11:07:03 am »

rayarachelian defeated the brand software for Multiplan a few years ago :)

Yup: https://lisalist2.com/lisalist1/2496.html (warning, it's full of Rick and Morty memes)

I'm not sure if this will work the same or not, but I plan to use the same approach. But basically there, I went around brand and modified the multiplan executable itself after seeing how brand works. though yes, I started with brand.

However, this is also an excuse for me to try to get Xenix going on LisaEm as well - the issue seems to be that it doesn't like my profile emulation, so I'm going to try to either placate Xenix or if I can disassemble enough of the driver, to use High Level Emulation to get around it.
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Re: List of All Lisa Software
« Reply #18 on: October 15, 2020, 04:07:45 pm »

I feel honored to have contributed to LisaEm in a roundabout way :P
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Re: List of All Lisa Software
« Reply #19 on: October 15, 2020, 04:20:11 pm »

I feel honored to have contributed to LisaEm in a roundabout way :P

Hey any contribution is a good contribution. :-D
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