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The patch may be small, but... first they have to work out if anyone is still around who knows the code. They have to find the source code. They may need to massively reverse-engineer the code, if not. They need to work out the (small) patch. They need to test the code. They need to package the patch. They need to publish the patch. They need to advertise the patch (if there's no auto-update). That's a hell of a lot of work for a five-year-old application that isn't making much money, just to keep existing users happy and maybe sell a few more copies. Much better that existing players get frustrated and buy a new game at twice the price.

I use a small, free, screen-capture tool called Jing, from TechSmith. It integrates with Screencast (optionally) to share screenshots in SWF format, though I very rarely use that. With the demise of SWF, TechSmith brought out a replacement published for Jing, but the interface is really clunky - I much prefer Jing. However Jing tries to handshake Screencast at startup to check it can upload SWFs, and now refuses to start; a perfectly good bit of software consigned to junk for a very similar reason. [But... disable networking at startup, and Jing will report an error, but carry on regardless... Smile | :) ]
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