How are the chips counterfiet? this makes no sense. i bought this project at a radio shack. not on the black market?
$ sudo apt-get install make gcc libftdi-dev$ wget http://rtr.ca/ft232r/ft232r_prog-1.24.tar.gz$ tar -zxvf ft232r_prog-1.24.tar.gz$ cd ft232r_prog-1.24$ make$ sudo ./ft232r_prog -old-pid 0x000 -new-pid 0x6001 (note: the dash in front of "old" is really a hyphen, but inside the "code" box it displays as a dash
$ sudo ./ft232r_prog --old-pid 0x000 --new-pid 0x6001