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Chip company FTDI accused of bricking counterfeits again

David Kelly 2

Not Bricked

Boo hoo! Device driver quits working if it finds it is not talking to a known device! That is not "bricked". Bricked would be if one performed acts which turned the offending device into something as useless as a brick. In other words, if the device driver destroyed the offending counterfeit chip.

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