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Re: more issues

Love <lha@stacken.kth.se> writes:

> Richard Levitte - VMS Whacker <levitte@stacken.kth.se> writes:
> > From: Derrick J Brashear <shadow@dementia.org>
> > 
> > shadow> 2) I have an application which needs both Heimdal and OpenSSL;
> > shadow> OpenSSL libcrypto and Heimdal libdes try to provide some of
> > shadow> the same things; The des stuff is conflicting. For now I'm
> > shadow> dealing by modifying the libcrypto to not include the
> > shadow> duplicated stuff, but that's not a good general way to solve
> > shadow> the problem. Suggestions?
> > 
> > libdes is originally Eric Young's libdes, right?  The DES
> > implementation in OpenSSL is also originally libdes, so my question
> > is: what things are different today?  One possiblity is to have
> > Heimdal optionally link with libcrypto, discarding the Heimdal libdes.
> > If such a move requires some additions to OpenSSL, I'm willing to take
> > a look at it.
> As I understand it Heimdal today can link against libcrypto that is part of
> OpenSSL. That is how its supposed to work with NetBSD.

For your information: I've done exactly that with KTH-KRB4 and Heimdal
in OpenBSD, without any particular magic.

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