1. AFFILIATION: The author of this program is in no way affiliated
with Microprose, the creator of the game "Pirates! Gold." It was
written for convenience, not profit, and the author does not expect
to make any money from its distribution.
2. FREEWARE: This program is freeware. As such, you may use it
free of charge for as long as you like. Enjoy it in good health.
3. DISTRIBUTION: Please feel free to distribute this program to
other potential users. This may include, but is not limited to,
uploading it to BBS's and giving copies to relatives, friends, and
acquaintances. When distributing it, however, ensure that the
following files from the original uploaded ZIP file are present in
their original, unaltered form:
A. EPIRATE.EXE - Program executable file
B. EPIRATE.DOC - Program documentation file
C. README.DOC - This file of conditions
D. FILE_ID.DIZ - Description file for BBS's
Software vendors and mail-order companies are NOT authorized to sell
or give away this software without first consulting with the author.
4. DISCLAIMER: The author has made every effort to ensure that this
software is free of defects and will not harm any computer system.
However, there is no warranty or guarantee to this effect, and the
author assumes no responsibility for any damages or inconveniences
incurred through the use or distribution of this software.
5. REQUIREMENTS: This program requires VGA graphics to operate.
Specifically, it runs in 640 x 480 16-color mode. It will not
function on a computer which will not support this mode. It also
requires a mouse. It uses less than 200K of RAM.
Timothy C. Benner
8582 Chesapeake Blvd. #308
Norfolk, VA 23503
( As of 02 December 1993 )