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Re: [alpine-devel] LibreSSL - Thoughts on Integration

From: Chris Spillane <chris.spillane_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:06:45 +0000

well, since nobody has mentioned it yet I'm going to throw this one into
the mix:

How about PolarSSL?

https://polarssl.org

On 26 October 2014 20:10, systmkor <systmkor_at_gmail.com> wrote:

>
> > We discussed this when libressl was published, and decided to wait at
> > least a little bit because the initial versions had some bugs, and the
> > portable version was not available.
>
>
> It appears that the portable version is somewhat stable now. I think this
> is the
> official repository for it. https://github.com/libressl-portable/portable
>
>
> > There was also discussion on picking up some other proven crypto
> > library with better license, and just write openssl api layer for it.
> > But this is a lot bigger job and has not progressed since.
>
> While I am not a huge fan of the BSD license but I do think it
> has its appropriate uses. There is also BoringSSL at
> https://boringssl.googlesource.com/ which could eventually become
> another alternate version.
>
>
> > I think we'll reconsider starting using libressl after next stable
> > branching of Alpine (which is due in few weeks).
>
> Should I create an issue for this on redmine tracker?
>
>


-- 
Chris Spillane
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