Re: [Improved patch!] Was: Re: [Evolution-hackers] [PATCH] Fix OpenSSL certificate validation in Evolution (1.4.4 and 1.4.6)

Le jeu 19/08/2004 à 09:54, Anton Altaparmakov a écrit :
> Further to my previous post, here is a much improved and this time final
> patch replacing the previous one (attached).  It changes the call from:
> SSL_CTX_load_verify_locations(ssl_ctx, NULL, "/etc/ssl/certs");
> to:
> SSL_CTX_set_default_verify_paths(ssl_ctx);
> Which asks the OpenSSL library to use the default path for the
> certificates (configured at compile time when building openssl so on
> each distribution it can be different, for suse it is /etc/ssl/certs and
> for redhat it is /usr/share/ssl I am told).
> This thus removes the hardcoded /etc/ssl/certs and is hence much better
> and always going to work on a system with a properly installed openssl
> library.
> I know at least some of you Ximian Developers don't like OpenSSL, but
> other people, in particular distributions like it, and you will find
> that distros always compile evolution with openssl support, like it or
> not.  It also happens to work beautifully with my patch so why not
> include it?  If you don't use openssl fine, but at least allow everyone
> else to use it without having to apply a patch first...  Thank you.

Ahem, I think at least RH, Mdk and Debian are not using OpenSSL enabled
Evolution. You should check facts before writing such claims..

Frederic Crozat <fcrozat mandrakesoft com>

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