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Re: [alpine-devel] Proposed change: openssl 1.1 as default system openssl implementation

From: William Pitcock <nenolod_at_dereferenced.org>
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 14:07:28 -0600

Hello,

On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 11:59 AM, Steffen Nurpmeso <steffen_at_sdaoden.eu> wrote:
> Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
> |On Thu, 8 Feb 2018 11:23:26 -0600
> |William Pitcock <nenolod_at_dereferenced.org> wrote:
> |
> |> libressl promised to retain compatibility with 1.0.1g APIs, but has
> |> failed to do so. As such, there is an increasing workload to keep
> |> packages compatible with libressl as it evolves. Therefore, it is
> |> obviously not truly a suitable provider for the openssl package, and
> |> we should switch back to proper openssl as the default. We will
> |> however retain libressl for packages which require it (for example,
> |> ones using the new libtls APIs).
> |>
> |> If there is no objection to this proposed change, I intend to do the
> |> swap next week.
> |
> |I'd like to wait with the switch til we fully solved the kernel issues
> |in stable branches.
>
> I live in fear of updating, especially the server, i get:
>
> 00:00:13.070040 emR3Debug: rc=VERR_PGM_INVALID_CR3_ADDR
> 00:00:14.078859 Changing the VM state from 'RUNNING' to 'GURU_MEDITATION'.
>
> on an old VirtualBox with -vanilla 4.14.17.

Out of curiosity, do you get that with KPTI disabled? Boot with nopti
command-line option.
Smells like a regression...

William


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Received on Fri Feb 09 2018 - 14:07:28 GMT