Subject: Re: quickly find what applications are affected by RSA
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/08/2000 08:53:54
On Thu, 7 Sep 2000, Jason R Thorpe wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 08, 2000 at 02:09:44PM +0900, wrote:
>  > 	netbsd have been shipping openssl pkgsrc, which include RSA.  why
>  > 	netbsd pkgsrc is not considered a contributory patent infringement and
>  > 	openbsd (RSA-only) binary package is?
> Well, the NetBSD pkgsrc is not providing a binary package, and we require
> that the sources be fetched from the master site, at least...  that's
> certainly different than shipping a binary package.

Just to belabour the obvious: No one objects to NetBSD pkgsrc
mirroring source and providing binaries for openssl henceforth,
now that the patent has been waived, correct?