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From Pedro Giffuni <>
Subject Re: AOOo can't save passwort protected file
Date Tue, 20 Sep 2011 00:01:49 GMT
 On Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:42:22 -0500, Pedro Giffuni 
 <> wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Sep 2011 23:34:22 +0200, Mathias Bauer
> <> wrote:
> ...
>>>  Just a thought ... Perhaps we should try to make Apache OO 
>>> *really*
>>>  Apache. I am now seeing so many nice things that other Apache 
>>> projects
>>>  offer: Santuario, APR, pdfbox, Xerces/Xalan, Maven, etc. Just 
>>> something
>>>  to consider (after 3.4).
>> Whatever external components are added: it should be avoided to use 
>> Java
>> components for code that is loaded on startup or for loading 
>> "normal"
>> documents. If possible, Java should be used only for optional
>> components/features.
> Except for pdfbox, all the Apache conponents I mentioned are 
> available
> in C/C++ versions.
 (I was on my way out so I left this sort of half answered)

 The issue here is xmlsec as we have it now depends on nss and openssl.
 Apache Santuario has xml-security-c which only depends on openssl (and 

 The Apache way would be to use Santuario, but that is probably more 
 than finding out why we are not using xmlsec + openssl. In both cases
 we should also update OpenSSL for security reasons.


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