[linux-elitists] Re: Looking back ten years: Another Cypherpunks failure (fwd)

hirsch@zapmedia.com hirsch@zapmedia.com
Mon Jan 28 06:44:03 PST 2002


Eugene Leitl writes:
 > 
 > Why is there no secure telephony package coming with debian? (i haven't
 > installed it yet, apologies is there is one which comes installed as
 > default)

There is no speakfreely package for Debian?  It should be easy enough
to make one.

--Michael

 > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
 > Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2002 11:10:30 -0800
 > From: David Honig <dahonig@home.com>
 > To: Dr. Evil <drevil@sidereal.kz>, cypherpunks@lne.com
 > Subject: Re: Looking back ten years: Another Cypherpunks failure
 > 
 > At 05:55 AM 1/27/02 -0000, Dr. Evil wrote:
 > >
 > >GET #1 is voice encryption over phone lines.  Three years after
 > 
 > >So, is there any hope for having an open source OS ship with a...
 > 
 > Are there PGPfone/SpeakFreely/Nautilus -like programs for
 > the popular free OS OS'es?  Or are the audio i/f too system-dependent?
 > 
 > Including a SecLinuxPhone with standard distros would be a good
 > way to bootstrap the network-effect.  The growing number of
 > high-bandwidth connections would give more than enough bits
 > to do this.  Also, *nix users (often hobbyists) might often
 > know enough other *nix users so that the talktools might actually
 > be used.  (They can be as easy to use as an insecure IP phone.)
 > 
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