Subject: Re: OpenSSL import
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 06/29/1999 09:38:00
Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On 28 Jun 1999 21:05:34 -0400
> "Perry E. Metzger" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > Why on earth not just leave it as a package?
> > OpenSSL is probably the best set of crypto libraries around, and
> > direct integration into our source tree is not an unreasonable
> > idea. However, how it is done has to be carefully considered.
> If it's the crypto libraries, then why not import them piecemeal?
To make it easier to deal with future imports -- just as we're doing
gnu/dist and reachovers for FSF software.