Subject: Re: libgcrypt
To: Florence HENRY <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/06/2003 10:30:11
On Mon, 6 Jan 2003, Florence HENRY wrote:

> I would like to know if there is any security reason for the absence of
> libgcrypt in the packages ?

No security reason I know of.

I assume you mean libcrypt from GNU libc. (There is not glibc for NetBSD
pkgsrc yet.)

I have it in my glibc-2.2.5 package. I need to send-pr the pkgsrc for it,
but I need to clean it up so it uses CONF_FILES and also to integrate
Momchil Velikov's patches to work under NetBSD. (I only use glibc under

   Jeremy C. Reed