[Tutor] USB volume unique volume info

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Tue Jan 10 03:28:08 CET 2012

Jeff Peery wrote:
> Hello, I am writing a python script to install a program onto a customer
> computer from a USB drive. To prevent piracy, I want to know if the user
> has copied my install program to another USB drive. Do USB drives have some
> unique volume info or another feature that I might query to detect if the
> program is still operating on the original USB drive?

I'm sorry, this is a mailing list about learning the Python programming 
language, not about the minutia of technical details about USB drives. Have 
you tried googling for "USB drive unique identifier"?



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