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Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons

Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons

Posted Jan 21, 2011 17:17 UTC (Fri) by patrick_g (subscriber, #44470)
In reply to: Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons by nettings
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Tarsnap is not free software.


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Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons

Posted Jan 21, 2011 21:24 UTC (Fri) by Darkmere (subscriber, #53695) [Link]

No, but it is (partially) open source. Not Free Software, but the Source is there.

Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons

Posted Jan 22, 2011 11:47 UTC (Sat) by jpnp (subscriber, #63341) [Link]

Please. Visible source is not Open source. It's certainly much better to have access to the source code of security components than not, but Open Source Software has a more explicit meaning.

Tarsnap advisory provides a few lessons

Posted Jan 22, 2011 12:47 UTC (Sat) by Darkmere (subscriber, #53695) [Link]

I'll concede to that, I just took the time to re-read the Open Source definition. Sorry for the error.


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