[RC5] My head is going to explode...

Stephen Langasek vorlon at dodds.net
Tue Nov 18 12:21:26 EST 1997


On Tue, 18 Nov 1997, Greg Apessos wrote:

>         On a stupider note, are you guys morons?  I don't wish to often any
> of you non-moron people out there cause i know that's a majority of you but
> how the heck is the source code exactly going to help you if someone somehow
> sneaked a trojan client onto the FTP site.  You would still have the code
> for the correct client but the one you downloaded would be the hacked
> version which is bent on computer domination!?!?  Tell me i'm missing
> something cause the problem looks really simple to me, there is none!!  

...because with the source, we would be compiling our OWN clients WITH
that source, instead of downloading a precompiled binary?

Not that I'm refusing to participate without source or anything, although
I definitely look forward to the release of v3.

                            -Steve Langasek
-doink-

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