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From "Alex Karasulu" <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [jira] Updated: (DIRSERVER-877) BouncyCastle IP issues with IDEA algo included in jars
Date Tue, 27 Mar 2007 15:04:43 GMT
Yes yes you're right.  Let's just avoid using BC code.

Thanks,
ALex


On 3/23/07, David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> I think enrique's latest idea of simply avoiding bouncycastle entirely is
> by far the best idea.
>
> If you don't want to do that copying the geornimo code is fine
>
>
> svn cp
> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/geronimo/server/trunk/modules/geronimo-util??????
>
> thanks
> david jencks
>
>
>
>
>   On Mar 23, 2007, at 11:57 AM, Alex Karasulu wrote:
>
>  Can we just create a Directory equivalent of this same jar ... like add
> it as a module so we do not have to depend on a Geronimo release cycle for
> this?
>
> Let's just fork the project that Rick created and call it the shared-bc
> thingy or something.  It can have the IDEA files stripped out of it.
>
> Alex
>
>
> On 3/22/07, David Jencks (JIRA) <jira@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> >
> >     [
> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DIRSERVER-877?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel]
> >
> > David Jencks updated DIRSERVER-877:
> > -----------------------------------
> >
> >    Attachment: DIRSERVER-877-2.patch
> >
> > Rick added the necessary classes to geronimo-util, and I deployed a
> > snapshot to the apache snapshot repo.
> >
> > The attached patch makes apacheds build without bouncy-castle jars and
> > all the integration tests pass.  The only drawback I can see is that it uses
> > a snapshot version.
> >
> > I can see 2 choices here:
> > - I could try to get the changes into geronimo 1.2 which may get
> > released soon (we are waiting only for a couple other releases)
> > - At the end of the month we are expecting to push geronimo 2.0-M4
> >
> > > BouncyCastle IP issues with IDEA algo included in jars
> > > ------------------------------------------------------
> > >
> > >                 Key: DIRSERVER-877
> > >                 URL:
> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DIRSERVER-877
> > >             Project: Directory ApacheDS
> > >          Issue Type: Bug
> > >    Affects Versions: 1.0.1, 1.5.0
> > >            Reporter: Emmanuel Lecharny
> > >            Priority: Blocker
> > >             Fix For: 1.0.2, 1.5.0
> > >
> > >         Attachments: DIRSERVER-877-2.patch,
> > DIRSERVER-877-broken-1.patch
> > >
> > >
> > > The BouncyCastle jars contains some classes which implement the IDEA
> > algorithm, abusivly patented by a company, which thinks that patenting
> > algorithm is a good way to make money.
> > > We should get these classes out of the jar, or use the Geronimo jar
> > instead
> >
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> >
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