Subject: Re: GNU and classified software
From: kragen@pobox.com
Date: Tue, 3 Apr 2001 04:02:49 -0400 (EDT)

Frank Hecker <frank@collab.net> writes:
> c) the recipients of the software do not have that ability -- they are
> bound to treat the software as classified data, and cannot declassify it
> themselves (because they didn't create it -- I think this is how
> declassification works).

I haven't declassified much, but all of the several gigabytes of
imagery I declassified when working for a DoD contractor were produced
by a different DoD contractor.  ("I declassified" means "mine was one
of the two signatures on the form".)