Re: [Evolution-hackers] OpenSSL support in Evo 1.5

On Tue, 2003-12-09 at 17:24, Jeffrey Stedfast wrote:
> OpenSSL has not been supported as a means of SSL for the mailer for
> quite some time now and we don't plan on keeping it updated. It also has
> a number of security concerns that have only been addressed in the
> Mozilla-NSS version of the code.

It worked in 1.4.x which is why I bring it up.  There used to be symbol
conflicts with SSL in libsoup and NSS in Evo.  Now that libsoup uses
GnuTLS, this may no longer be an issue.  Thanks for your reply.


> Jeff
> On Tue, 2003-12-09 at 15:03, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > I just tried to build Evo 1.5 with OpenSSL support, and found the
> > underlying API has changed, but the OpenSSL hooks hadn't been updated to
> > take advantage of it.  If this a known issue, or is OpenSSL support
> > going away?  On that same vein, it looks like S/MIME requires NSS.  If
> > OpenSSL will be a viable SSL implementation for 2.0, will S/MIME be able
> > to take advantage of it?  Thanks.
> > 
> > Joe
Joe Marcus Clarke
FreeBSD GNOME Team	::	marcus FreeBSD org
gnome FreeBSD org
FreeNode / #freebsd-gnome

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