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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: Sat, 10 Feb 2018 08:48:41 -0600

Hi,

On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 5:32 AM, Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>>switching from 64-bit TAIN date calculations to time_t
> Is there a specific upstream commit that did that?
> Couldn't in theory Alpine just revert the commit and keep it as local patch?
> Just throwing the idea out there...
>

The date calculation code change is quite invasive (many commits would
need to be reverted, for example). I would rather spend time porting
software to not use OpenSSL/LibreSSL APIs at all instead of
maintaining that patch.

William


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Received on Sat Feb 10 2018 - 08:48:41 GMT