GnuPG binaries with IDEA

Andrew Marlow apm35 at
Tue Aug 26 22:04:01 CEST 2003

redbird at writes:
>Hi, everyone.
>This morning I was trying to look at it, but I'm not 100% clear on what 
>the situation with IDEA is. 
>Obviously I'd like to avoid legal trouble, but this morning I was 
>thinking about it and couldn't really see why not to release a version 
>of IDEA built-in for those who can use it 

I don't want any patent-encumberances in GPL'd code.
I object to IDEA being in other open source projects, e.g openssl.
I'm glad it's not in GPG.



Andrew Marlow
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