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From "William A. Rowe Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: mod_ssl in trunk with OpenSSL 0.9.7 as a minimum requirement?
Date Wed, 03 Aug 2011 17:08:58 GMT
On 8/3/2011 11:23 AM, Kaspar Brand wrote:
> Ok, so the initial version of that patch became relatively large:
> 
>   https://people.apache.org/~kbrand/mod_ssl-toolkit-support.v1.diff
> 
> Even though trunk is CTR, I'm somewhat reluctant with simply going ahead
> and would appreciate if people could comment on this approach (e.g. if
> it's fine or splitting up would be preferred, etc.).
> 
> In theory, the changes could be limited to the autoconf stuff - i.e.,
> guard against OpenSSL < 0.9.7 and not detect BSAFE SSL-C any longer in
> configure, and leave the mod_ssl code as is, mostly.
> 
> I don't think that's what we want, however, so I tried to get rid of as
> much of the macro cruft as possible (drop ssl_toolkit_compat.h, remove
> obsolete ifdef'ed code and so on).

My thought, it probably should be a set of commits;

 * Drop SSLC (first patch)
 * Drop OpenSSL < 0.9.7 (second patch)
 * Drop ssl_toolkit_compat wrapper (third patch)
 * Warn on 0.9.7 and some 0.9.8 flavors (last patch)


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