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Latest commit 859787d @graemeg Moves "exreg" example to examples/lcl/ directory.
A fpGUI version will be implemented shortly.


TurboPower OnGuard Free Pascal/Lazarus version

Table of contents

1.  Introduction
2.  Package names
3.  Installation
4.  Version history
4.1 Release 1.13


1. Introduction

OnGuard is a library to create demo versions of your Borland Delphi &
Kylix  & Lazarus applications. Create demo versions that are time-limited,
feature-limited, limited to a certain number of uses, or limited to a
certain # of concurrent network users.

This is a source-only release of TurboPower OnGuard ported to Lazarus. It includes
package for Lazarus 0.9.16 official installer (and should run fine on later versions too)


2. Installation

To install TurboPower OnGuard into your IDE, take the following steps:

  1. Unzip the release files into a directory (the best it \components subdirectory of Lazarus tree).

  2. Start Lazarus.

  3. Open & install the package.This require  Lazarus IDE rebuild.


4. Version history

4.3 July 27, 2009
    Initial addition of features:
     - InvalidCount which allow limited count of valid code even if trial period is expired
       (useful due to user mistakes causing incorect system date sometimes)
     - instead of logical volume serial number , hardware hdd ide disk serial number is no used if available
     - compilation with newest Lazarus SVN problems fixed 

4.3 July 28 2009
    - initial support for InvalidCount value allowing 'breaking the rules' limited , for example run program a few times if trial period expired
   - IDE serial number used for machine id instead of volume serials
   - fixed TextHeight obsolete properties in lfm resources

4.2 October 31, 2008

    Import into lazarus-ccr  SVN repository.

4.1 June 4 , 2006

    Conversion to Free Pascal / Lazarus
    Contributor : Boguslaw Brandys
    Based on Kylix version by Andrew Haines

   - compilation under Linux + fixes (implement LockFile functions)
   - testing
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