ARGH!!! Best be buyin a legit copy of Windows Vista for your square box, or you could be finding yourself in Davey Jones Locker!
Microsoft has announced that when Windows Vista ships, you will have to register your computer within 30 days or you'll find your hands full with numerous lockdowns or lockouts.
For eBay buyers looking for some cheap knock-offs of the Asian variety, this might be the end of your pillaging.
C|Net News: Microsoft to lock pirates out of Vista PCs