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Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2008 10:29:24 -0400
From: "Chris Rohlf" <>
Subject: Re: code reviews (was: ARP handler Inspection tool released)

I have not contributed to this list yet (just signed up) but I do like
the idea of open source projects having a public place to request code


On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 10:17 AM, Andrea Barisani <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 02, 2008 at 06:10:53PM +0400, Solar Designer wrote:
>> In case we do, I would not mind having such community code reviews occur
>> on this list.  I think they would be on-topic.  In fact, Sebastian
>> Krahmer even created a section on the wiki for the code reviews - but
>> neither he nor anyone else contributed to it.  Sebastian?  Anyone else?
>> Please defend yourselves. ;-)
> I personally think that open code reviews are a very good idea, and it's
> something OSS projects would greatly benefit from.
> That's why oCERT was also started for helping in security audits and code
> review requests (we are already doing some). But if requestor doesn't mind a
> public scrutiny oss-security sure feels like the good place for it.
> So I wouldn't mind and I'd actually see this as a benefit for this list.
> Cheers
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