[lokisetup] Multi CD's/DVD directions ?
chunky at icculus.org
Tue Nov 28 13:23:15 EST 2006
On Tue, Nov 28, 2006 at 10:37:46AM -0500, James Munn wrote:
> Any idea where I can get the VCDK binary from ?
I think the idea is that you'd write your own, which would validate your
specific format of CDKeys.
> - Jim
> On 11/28/06, Ryan C. Gordon <icculus at icculus.org> wrote:
> >> Thanks again Ryan, the installer is working nicely now actually works
> >> great. I still have to do some changes and tweaks, then I will post it
> >> for download. Just one more quick question, how do I get the installer
> >> prompt for the or a CD Key ? I know this can be done but have seen it
> >> done that often. Thanks again....
> >This is a bit hacky and wasn't ever documented, I don't think...it was
> >wedged in there for UT2003 on the Mac, and UT2004 on Linux.
> >In the "install" tag, add a "cdkey" attribute with the path where the CD
> >key will be written:
> > <!-- Mac version has this... -->
> > cdkey="Unreal Tournament 2004.app/System/cdkey"
> >The installer will prompt for it. If there is a binary called "vcdk" in
> >the same place as the setup binary, it will run that (with argv set
> >to the key the user entered) to validate the key. If the vcdk process
> >returns zero, the key is invalid and the installer will prompt the user
> >again. If it returns non-zero, it's valid and life goes on...the key is
> >written to the file specified.
> Jim Munn
> Ottawa, Ontario
> jmunnster at gmail.com
> maxMTU2001 at hotmail.com
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