Date: Sun, 2 Jul 2017 21:22:46 +0200 From: Kristian Fiskerstrand <k_f@...too.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> Subject: Re: accepting new members to (linux-)distros lists On 07/02/2017 07:27 PM, Solar Designer wrote: > (*) I admit there are things we probably could do better with greater > effort. For example, we could rewrite from scratch and release as Open > Source the encrypted mailing list software, which is currently an awful > hack. I wouldn't oppose doing that piece of software development under > a separate funded project, if capable people were available for that. > However, I am worried that most teams tasked to work on something like > this would produce a complex monster, which wouldn't otherwise be > directly comparable (as in: is it better or worse? is it more or less > secure?) to the current hack. To have it mentioned as part of the discussion at least; has something like http://schleuder2.nadir.org/documentation/v2.2/concept.html even been considered? and if considered and found not appropriate, the rationale for it is likely interesting as well. -- Kristian Fiskerstrand OpenPGP keyblock reachable at hkp://pool.sks-keyservers.net fpr:94CB AFDD 3034 5109 5618 35AA 0B7F 8B60 E3ED FAE3 [ CONTENT OF TYPE application/pgp-signature SKIPPED ]
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