Need help with a project
bogdanoff at me.com
Thu Jun 14 21:08:09 EDT 2018
> you want to include some of the advanced capabilities like restricted trial,
Yes, I do want to use advanced capabilities.
> Does it just wrap the executable or does it encapsulate the entire directory?
It can do either.
I am using pw protection on all stacks, which is is working well. More important is the license activation and management because it is a subscription product—there is a single version which has a free, limited status or a full, paid status—the program needs the capability to shift to either. Also I need to control the installations of the program. It will be used in educational institutions, by individuals, sometimes in iffy locations (China) where I need to minimize piracy.
> On Jun 14, 2018, at 4:23 PM, Brian Milby via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> Are you saying that you have the standard mode working but you want to include some of the advanced capabilities like restricted trial, etc?
> Does it just wrap the executable or does it encapsulate the entire directory? I’m assuming you have decided that the password protection of the stack isn’t sufficient.
> On Jun 14, 2018, 4:28 PM -0500, Peter Bogdanoff via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>, wrote:
>> I’m working on a project that we are getting ready to publish as a desktop application for Mac and Windows.
>> It is content heavy and I'm wanting to protect it, and am using a product called SoftwareShield/GameShield:
>> http://softwareshield.com <http://softwareshield.com/>
>> http://gameshield.com <http://gameshield.com/>
>> It puts a wrapping around the executable and offers license management that works well in its basic form. There are more advanced features that I want to take advantage of that seem to go beyond the capabilities of LiveCode script and my own personal abilities. It seems that LiveCode can work with SoftwareShield, but I don’t know where to begin, nor can I program anything besides LiveCode script.
>> This is an example of where I get lost about figuring out how to progress:
>> "Because the kernel of SoftwareShield is developed in C++ and the gsCore exposes flat API in standard way, any language (such as Object-C, Java, NodeJS, Perl, Python, etc.) that can make api call to Windows DLL or MacOS dylib can integrated with SoftwareShield SDK.”
>> Here’s docs they provide:
>> So, I’m looking for someone who can:
>> 1. Guide me through the process
>> This is help I need immediately.
>> Peter Bogdanoff
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