[Foundation-l] Texas Instruments signing key controversy

Gregory Maxwell gmaxwell at gmail.com
Wed Mar 3 13:26:17 UTC 2010

On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 7:49 AM, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3 March 2010 12:28, Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Wikipedia is not a dumping ground for your copyfight.  There is plenty
>> of reason to exclude this material regardless of the copyright/legal
>> concerns,  and plenty of other people hosting it elsewhere.  Doubly
>> true where the material is promoted with spammish efforts, like it has
>> been with some of these cryptographic keys.
> http://enwp.org/WP:09F9 is the previous thinking on this matter.
> Summary: memespam is a pain in the backside and interferes with doing
> what we actually do.

Thank you for reminding me of this, I generalized it a bit to also
cover the TI signing keys.

The talk page also has some excellent commentary.

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