[RC5] Holding blocks hostage
Albert.Garrido at nextel.com
Wed Nov 19 14:38:52 EST 1997
Why do all these statements sound suspiciously like a bad movie involving a bus.
Something along the lines of, 'Your on a bus moving 50 miles per hour, and if
it stops, your dead'.
From: "Skip Huffman" <SHuffman at Atl.Carreker.Com>[:]
Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 1997 10:55 AM
To: "rc5 at llamas.net" <rc5 at llamas.net>
Subject: Re: [RC5] Holding blocks hostage
On Wed, 19 Nov 1997 10:30:13 -0500, Christopher Hodson (Consultant)
>OK, after much deliberation, I 've decided that as an act of good faith,
>I will release 1 block per day until the source code is freed.
I am currently holding 200 unprocessed blocks hostage. I will process
fifty of these and return them to the CowShed(tm) only after I have
been delivered an additional fifty replacement unprocessed blocks. If
the CowShed(tm) should prove unable, or unwilling, to provide
unprocessed blocks, I will continue to process those blocks that I do
have until such time as the CowShed(tm) accedes to my demands for more
unprocessed blocks. If it should occur that all of the unprocessed
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