Subject: rc5des
To: NetBSD packages internals <>
From: Bjoern Labitzke <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/07/1998 08:23:27

The package states it is restricted by export controls. AFAIK this is not
true as the program contains only specialized algorithms to encrypt _one_
message and isn't generally usable for en-/decryption. At least that is
the general opinion of the

Bye, Bjoern

(P.S.: Off-topic: Has anyone seen the Wassenaar treaty? It seems the US
finally got other states to sign nearly the same brain dead crypto export
restrictions as they have on crypto software.)

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