Phil Zimmermann interview

Ben Finney
Sun Jun 8 15:57:02 2003

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On 08-Jun-2003, pplf wrote:
> PRZ - There is a place for products under different licenses. There is
> a place for products under the GNU GPL, also cryptographic products.
> However, GNU GPL is not enough for everyone's needs. Some software
> needs to be sold for profit.

Saying it doesn't make it so.

Phil did a great thing by releasing PGP 1.0, then trumped himself by
fighting a battle that we all needed to have won.  He earns massive
karma points for these acts, and we are all indebted to him in ways most
of us cannot begin to repay.

Doesn't necessarily mean he knows squat about software freedom, though.

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