Sun Aug 3 01:53:02 2003
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On 02-Aug-2003, Johan Wevers wrote:
> Ben Finney wrote:
> >Is it possible to build a complete working PGP, as provided by the
> >vendor, from the source code?
> No. They provide only the encryption and hashing routines, not the GUI
> >Yet another reason to use free software, instead of "look but don't
> >touch" source code carrots.
> If you get complete source code I would find that sufficient to solve
> the trust argument.
The source code is only complete if you can build a complete working
version of the product with it, as I've pointed out.
\ "I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer |
`\ thinks he can get me five." -- Steven Wright |
Ben Finney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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