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daemon@TELECOM.MIT.EDU (John T Kohl)
Tue Jan 24 23:35:13 1989

From: John T Kohl <jtkohl@ATHENA.MIT.EDU>
To: kerberos@ATHENA.MIT.EDU

The first public release of the Kerberos Authentication System is ready
for retrieval.  Initial distribution (this week) will be by anonymous
FTP; eventually 9-track tapes will be available.

To retrieve the distribution, ftp to ATHENA-DIST.MIT.EDU (,
login as anonymous (password whatever you like, usu. your
username@host), then cd to pub/kerberos.

Retrieve README.ftp, it has directions on how to get to the rest of the

Distribution is split compressed tar files (xxx.Z.aa, xxx.Z.ab, ...).

I would like to thank the following people for their assistance in
getting Kerberos in shape for release:

Andrew Borthwick-Leslie
Bill Bryant
Doug Church
Rob French
Dan Geer
Andrew Greene
Ken Raeburn
Jon Rochlis
Mike Shanzer
Bill Sommerfeld
Jennifer Steiner
Win Treese
Stan Zanarotti

FYI, the copyright notice:

  Copyright (C) 1989 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology


WITHIN THAT CONSTRAINT, permission to use, copy, modify, and
distribute this software and its documentation for any purpose and
without fee is hereby granted, provided that the above copyright
notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice and
this permission notice appear in supporting documentation, and that
the name of M.I.T. not be used in advertising or publicity pertaining
to distribution of the software without specific, written prior
permission.  M.I.T. makes no representations about the suitability of
this software for any purpose.  It is provided "as is" without express
or implied warranty.

John Kohl
MIT Project Athena/Kerberos Development Team

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