Re: where did Joseph Kahan get Source code ?

Kevin Hoogheem (
Tue, 25 Apr 1995 08:52:48 GMT-6

>To the developers of Cu-SeeMe:
>After reviewing the README of VideoPhone posted by Roel Vertegaal on
>this forum, I too agree it looks like fraud. This brings to mind two
>First, if he is not authorized to modify and distribute for profit,
>then how did he get access to the Mac source code?
>And second, if he IS authorized, then how did he get access to the
>Mac source code?

Ya know the program looks like the source code has had no changes
to it. This looks like it was doctored up by RESedit. Look
at the changes there all color menus moved menus more color.
that is all more color. It does not boast a speed change or
any other noticable differance then cuseeme does

>I have been dying to make my own changes and play with it some.
>I have always been under the impression from you guys that the source
>is kept under wraps in order to prevent many 'improved' copies from
>floating around. I would love to find an interim fix for the MediaVision
>palette problem, even if not a proper one, it would be better than nothing.
>Is the source available? Or did Mr. Kahan write a look-alike from scratch?
>May WE have the source code? Pleeeeeeez ?
>Grant Newland
>4/24 9pm
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