1994-05-06 - Re: Keyserver service outage

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From: “Perry E. Metzger” <perry@snark.imsi.com>
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Message Hash: e5dd0a677f8dd95ffa3d2ad437c72b134bc33b7e9f88258e7a827b3c4bed2416
Message ID: <9405061103.AA00714@snark.imsi.com>
Reply To: <9405052123.AA04874@ah.com>
UTC Datetime: 1994-05-06 11:04:07 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 6 May 94 04:04:07 PDT

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From: "Perry E. Metzger" <perry@snark.imsi.com>
Date: Fri, 6 May 94 04:04:07 PDT
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: Keyserver service outage
In-Reply-To: <9405052123.AA04874@ah.com>
Message-ID: <9405061103.AA00714@snark.imsi.com>
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Eric Hughes says:
> >And since the RSA and IDEA patents aren't valid in Europe, this
> >is 100% kosher.  You guys use MIT-PGP and we'll use free pgp 2.5
> IDEA is an international patent, from ETH in Switzerland.

However, I will point out that they typically grant free licenses for
non-commercial software.