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RE: [suse-security] ssh for SuSE 6.4
  • From: "Mr. M" <mistrM@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2000 18:28:15 -0700
  • Message-id: <000001bff120$9caa09a0$0100a8c0@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> SSH (and other crypto software like PGP) aren't distributed with the US
> versions of SuSE because of the US' weird cryto export laws. I've always
> had to go to www.suse.de and pick one of their non-US mirror sites to get
> these RPMs. You'll find it under the sec package on those sites.
>
> Hope this helps,
>
> John Ritchie

Those stupid crypto laws have been changed. The reason SSH isn't
distributed is because of RSA's patent which will expire Sept. 20 of this
year.


M


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