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From Pedro Giffuni <giffu...@tutopia.com>
Subject Re: AOOo can't save passwort protected file
Date Sat, 17 Sep 2011 01:03:31 GMT
 +1 to reverting to Blowfish for now.

 Also note that we can use BouncyCastle in the future if using java for
 this is acceptable.

 Pedro.

 On Sat, 17 Sep 2011 00:39:31 +0200, Mathias Bauer 
 <Mathias_Bauer@gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> AOOo can't use the nss libraries as easily as it was possible in the
> "old" OOo, so perhaps a fix would be to revert the default encryption
> algorithm in AOOo from AES to Blowfish in 3.4 until we found a
> replacement for the AES encryption code from the nss libs.
>
> I know that MPL libs can be used "in binary form" in Apache projects,
> here's the wording:
>
> "Software under the following licenses may be included in binary form
> within an Apache product if the inclusion is appropriately labeled:
> (...)" (lists MPL 1.0 and 1.1)
>
> As most 3rd party software is included in binary form in release 
> anyway,
> I wonder what that means in practice. Perhaps somebody in the know 
> can
> explain that.
>
> Regards,
> Mathias
>
> Am 16.09.2011 10:40, schrieb Chao Huang:
>
>> hi, Jürgen
>>
>> Yes, I built AOOo with argument "--disable-mozilla". I will try to
>> rebuild AOOo without that arg.
>>
>> Do we have any alternative way to solve the problem quickly? For
>> example, put mozilla library into someplace? Thanks!
>>
>>
>> On Fri, 2011-09-16 at 10:30 +0200, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
>>> Hi Raphael,
>>>
>>> i assume you have built your office with at least 
>>> --disable-mozilla,
>>> correct? As far as i know the password encryption used some stuff 
>>> from the
>>> mozilla code. So there will be a problem.
>>>
>>> Juergen
>>>
>>>
>>> On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 10:01 AM, Raphael Bircher 
>>> <r.bircher@gmx.ch> wrote:
>>>
>>> > Hi Dennis
>>> >
>>> > Thank you for the test too
>>> >
>>> > Am 16.09.11 03:19, schrieb Dennis E. Hamilton:
>>> >
>>> >  I can't confirm with an AOOo Build, but I did check the OOO-dev 
>>> 3.4 on
>>> >> win32 to see if the problem existed previously.  I was able to 
>>> password
>>> >> protect (encrypt) a simple Writer document.  It saved and opened 
>>> fine (after
>>> >> I gave the password again.
>>> >>
>>> > So this is maybe a regression
>>> >
>>> >  What was interesting to me was that OO.o 2.4.1 (Novell Edition) 
>>> failed to
>>> >> open the document and never got to recognizing that it was 
>>> encrypted.  I got
>>> >> a bad XML message, suggesting that an encrypted file was being 
>>> mistakenly
>>> >> opened without decryption first.
>>> >>
>>> > I think, that has nothing to do with it.
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > Greetings Raphael
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > --
>>> > My private Homepage: http://www.raphaelbircher.ch/
>>> >
>>


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