Originally Posted by Gruso View Post

The article is pretty vague on the CA Card, but assuming this comment is correct:


i knew drm dongles are a thing, both today & in that era, but never realised they were that big a deal in engineering. makes "sense" though

e: also it makes the fact that they're still locked in 25 years later less stupid (easier to fix if it was just connectors & protocols) but somehow more funny
i know the first three numbers