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From "William A. Rowe Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Crypto README notice, please!
Date Tue, 31 May 2011 23:12:39 GMT
On 5/31/2011 12:11 PM, wrowe@apache.org wrote:
> 
> Modified: apr/apr/trunk/README
> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/apr/apr/trunk/README?rev=1129809&r1=1129808&r2=1129809&view=diff
> ==============================================================================
> --- apr/apr/trunk/README (original)
> +++ apr/apr/trunk/README Tue May 31 17:11:33 2011
> @@ -228,8 +227,6 @@ code and source code.
>  The following provides more details on the included cryptographic
>  software:
>  
> -  APR-Util provides an abstract interface for SSL encrypted LDAP (ldaps
> -  and STARTTLS style) connections, which can be powered by OpenLDAP, 
> -  Netscape LDAP SDK, Mozilla LDAP SDK, or other platform specific ldap
> -  interfaces.
> +  APR provides an abstract interface for SSL cryptographic functions,
> +  specifically @bug XXX Fill This In XXX!

This shows up a large problem.  Would the apr_crypto_* advocates please
update README to comply with the ASF crypto policy (notably, bullet 4)
per http://www.apache.org/dev/crypto.html ?  As we prepare to release
either apr-util-1.4(5?) or apr-2.0, we will be filing a TSU exception
notice, which Jeff or I can deal with.

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