Forum OpenACS Q&A: Response to MS in Peruvian open-source nightmare
I'm glad to hear that about the source code. I feel more secure with the idea that Microsoft probably doesn't have a back door into our weapons systems. I'd hate to hear of Bill Gates ordering attacks on AOL. (especially since I run AOLserver).
According to http://www.cotf.navy.mil/code70/73_cg.htm the smart ship program has continued and is scheduled for Phase II this fall.