I agree that people will find a way around it (loopholes are a given) but that would require hacking the program which is illegal
I don't think people who download illegal items off the internet will feel guilty about illegally hacking the program. I think most will just stop upgrading.
I don't mean to shoot down the idea. I'd like to see a reduction in posts about downloading stuff too but I don't think this is the answer. I ignore the threads because I am too tempted to post the following: * Jerk points and laughs at <user>.
hmm, maybe I should start posting that to those threads. They usually come here in a really pissy mood and it's fun to make them madder.