Re: [alpine-devel] [PATCH] main/curl: add ca-certificates as dep
On Tue, 26 Nov 2013 11:39:57 +0000
Eivind Uggedal <eivind_at_uggedal.com> wrote:
> git is for instance not usable against https repos without valid
> root certs to check against.
Yeah, its needed for https, but curl can work just fine with http/ftp
withotu ca-certificates, which is why I let the ca-certificates be
It is a question of how much bloat (eg have ca-certificates installed
but unused when you only need non-https) you want to pay for the 'just
On the other hand, if ca-certificates is missing, people might use
--insecure to disable certificate checks with https and I don't think
we want encourage that.
Received on Tue Nov 26 2013 - 13:13:31 UTC