He was pointing out that having to use a serial cracker and manually download updates is not a repercussion - it's a downside.
Originally Posted by TechnicalBen
Repercussions are what happens AFTER you do those things and it goes wrong - semantics but important semantics...
Windows 7 allows cracked version to received updates. I know because I'm running one, since my legitimate OEM key wasn't accepted.
Originally Posted by Alkestis