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Re: Inferno release
- To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Inferno release
- From: email@example.com (Rogers Cadenhead)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Rob Pike) wrote: >We had planned to make a beta release of Inferno available on August 1, >but the Commerce Department of the U.S. Government must grant approval >for the security features in the system. We don't want to release a version >of the system with security disabled, so we must wait for Commerce approval, >which should take two or three weeks. Has the Commerce Department given you indication that it only will take three weeks? Considering that PGP is still embroiled in controversy with the federal government over whether it can be exported, after several years, I'm wondering if this is a similar case. (If so, it must be a good sign about your security if the U.S. government wants a say in whether Latvians and Byelorussians can have access to it). Rogers Cadenhead cc: Message also posted to Inferno mailing list at email@example.com.