Re: [alpine-devel] Proposed change: openssl 1.1 as default system openssl implementation
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 just learned that the time_t issue is resolved:
I think we should wait with replacing libressl.
Received on Fri Feb 09 2018 - 21:12:37 UTC