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May 09, 2005

Possibly a rhetorical question

I am wondering... should I shell out €59.49 for a dvd2oneX licence so that I can fit the contents of a double layer DVD onto a single-layer DVD-R, or should I instead spend €57.45 on a Pioneer DVR-109 double layer DVD writer?

Is it just me or are shareware licence fees becoming somewhat unreasonable lately? And why is the Mac licence €10 more expensive than the Windows version?

Posted by Horst on May 9, 2005 06:01 PM to the body electric | Tell-a-friend

laura said on May 9, 2005 08:50 PM:

It says something about a person when they spell "license" as "licence." I guess it says they're European.

dieter said on May 10, 2005 01:34 PM:

laura, I guess you are very right. We learnt it in school that way. And I went to a completely different school than Horst, however in the same country.

Horst said on May 10, 2005 04:40 PM:

So everybody agrees that buying the DVD writer is the better option?

quarsan said on May 11, 2005 10:35 AM:

or there's the freeware dvd shrink:

Horst said on May 11, 2005 01:59 PM:

DVDshrink seems to be Windows-only... :(

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