Subject: Re: LKM support
To: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 11/09/1996 17:43:08
On 10 Nov 1996 02:26:04 +0100
firstname.lastname@example.org (Matthias Scheler) wrote:
> You are aware that those algorithms are affected by those pesky
> USA export laws?
> [I hope MD5 is free or isn't it?]
> And those certificates would have to be recreated every a module
> changes, quite annoying for debugging.
MD5 is free, yes. Attached below is the copyright/license appearing
in a common md5 library.
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/* Copyright (C) 1991-2, RSA Data Security, Inc. Created 1991. All
License to copy and use this software is granted provided that it
is identified as the "RSA Data Security, Inc. MD5 Message-Digest
Algorithm" in all material mentioning or referencing this software
or this function.
License is also granted to make and use derivative works provided
that such works are identified as "derived from the RSA Data
Security, Inc. MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm" in all material
mentioning or referencing the derived work.
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the merchantability of this software or the suitability of this
software for any particular purpose. It is provided "as is"
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