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Re: Kerberos availability (Re: NIS)
From: newsham () aloha net (Timothy Newsham)
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 1995 11:13:36 -1000 (HST)



Dan Riley wrote:

| der Mouse <mouse () Collatz McRCIM McGill EDU> writes:
| > The kerberos implementation is not exportable
| 
| There is the "bones" version of Kerberos version 4, which has the
| encryption routines and all the encryption calls stripped out.  This
| is exportable, and I believe the work of combining the bones version
| with a non-US implementation of DES has been done (at least once).

Bag of "bones": no value. And worse than Kerberos v4. Der Mouse is
perfectly right.

Are you saying that only us clever americans are capable of 
writing software from spec of adding functionality to stripped
software?  Boy... and I thought america's educational institutions
were bad...

                                     Tim N.

dan                 «If looks could kill, they probably will, ....»



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