[hsflinux] Problem with license after upgrade
meir at mksoft.co.il
Tue Aug 23 19:34:50 EDT 2005
Linuxant support (Jonathan) wrote:
> since this is a licensing problem, please send at support at linuxant.com
> the complete output of the 'hsfconfig --info' command in a root shell
> and we will take a look at this issue.
I'd like to thank Jonathan and linuxant for their customer support. The
issue is resolved.
Thank you very much
> Technical specialist / Linuxant
> support at linuxant.com
> Meir Kriheli wrote:
>> R. Fennimore wrote:
>>> So you know, Ubuntu Breezy is still in Beta and is considered to be
>>> very buggy. In fact, I understand that it is very likely to break
>>> your system.
>>> I would recommend sticking with Hoary until Breezy is officially
>>> released. If you really want "bleeding edge" packages, then you might
>>> want to consider Gentoo or VLOS.
>>> R. Fennimore
>> The fact that it's breezy has nothing to do with the problem. I've just
>> mentioned it to describe the process. If you've read my mail, the
>> modules are compiled and working correctly, the problem is only with the
>> the driver's license/registration ID of the modem .
>> I've just recalled the fact that the laptop was serviced few months ago,
>> including replacement of the main board.
>> Since than the kernel remained the same, the module didn't need
>> recompile/re-registration and kept working. Now, with the upgrade and
>> new kernel, Could be that the replaced parts of the laptop triggered the
>> registration Id change ?
>> What should do in this case ?
>> I've used Gentoo, LFS and every major and non major distro for long
>> periods of time. I was part of gentoo-dev, mainting few ebuilds, and
>> made few of the wallpapers displayed on gentoo's site. So please don't
>> tell me about it or any other distro when it has nothing to do with the
>> problem ;-)
>> Meir Kriheli
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Meir Kriheli <meir at mksoft.co.il>
>>> To: hsflinux at lists.linuxant.com
>>> Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2005 12:53:30 +0300
>>> Subject: [hsflinux] Problem with license after upgrade
>>> I have a licensed version of hsf drivers for linux. Ubuntu hoary on a
>>> compaq laptop. Last night I've upgraded to Breezy, which includes a
>>> kernel upgrade.
>>> I've downloaded and installed an updated package -
>>> hsfmodem_7.18.00.05full_i386.deb.zip (used 7.18.00.03 before).
>>> During the config process it asks me for the license key,I entereed it,
>>> but looks like it's not accepted, and now it operates in free mode
>>> (which is a problem, since I use it mainly for faxes).
>>> I've noticed that the Registration ID reported on screen changed and is
>>> different from the one I used to have before.
>>> Any ideas ?
>>> Meir Kriheli
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