Subject: Re: OpenSSL + threads
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/18/2007 16:36:35
On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 11:04:33AM -0400, Blair Sadewitz wrote:
> I noticed that now security/openssl is built with threads. Could we
> do likewise in the NetBSD base system,
I've already submitted PR lib/36665 because of that.
> ... or should I tell pkgsrc to prefer using its own OpenSSL?
We shouldn't do that. The OpenSSL shipped with Mac OS X Tiger e.g. has
supports for threads builtin.
We should however add support for requesting and detecting a thread
enabled OpenSSL to "pkgsrc". Please have a look at
Matthias Scheler http://zhadum.org.uk/