Re: [rumori] What is this freenet that you speak of?

From: Hammer Presley (
Date: Tue Jan 02 2001 - 14:26:44 PST

On Tue, 2 Jan 2001, Steev Hise wrote:

> basically it works by encrypting and mirroring files all
> over the internet on different servers, so no one, not even
> the owners of the servers, knows where a file is actually
> physically located. therefore no one can censor or prohibit
> any content.

Which leads me to another question... what if this thing really took off
and the government decided to enhance it's anti-encryption laws to make it
illegal to install and run the freenet software at all? Something like
this wouldn't be totally unprecedented. Just a thought based on

Hammer Presley (
Spokesmodel - Reggae Death Squad(tm)

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