overly restrictive reading of the EAR
Posted Oct 23, 2003 7:40 UTC (Thu) by cate
In reply to: overly restrictive reading of the EAR
Parent article: Bernstein wins, sort of
IIRC Debian contacted the US government and now every package change (outside non-US section) in Debian will sent a notification to the US government. IIRC it toke time before Debian would be legally able to put criptographic software in main
So, maybe everyone can export open source cryptographic software, but the burocracy is still so high that I whouldn't call freedom.
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