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Re: Bug#565969: netatalk: Please avoid accidental linking against libssl [was: GPL-licensed software linked against libssl on buildds!]

On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 01:28:49AM -0800, Steve Langasek wrote:
On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 10:25:01AM +0100, Jonas Smedegaard wrote:
On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 09:55:35AM +0100, Fabian Greffrath wrote:
>as recently pointed out on debian-devel [1], the netatalk package
>is accidently linked against libssl on some arches due to dirty
>buildd chroots. To avoid this license violation, explicit
>Build-Conflicts against libssl-dev should be added and only be
>removed if $DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS contains "openssl".

...or netatalk build routines tightened to not link against openssl
even if available, I assume.

The latter is definitely preferred since DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS can't change the
value of Build-Conflicts...

True. Other (more complex) mechanisms like using a debian/control.in.in file is possible, however.

Unfortunately I already set --without-openssl-dir which apparently had no effect. I will try setting --with-openssl-dir=/dev/null :-/

 - Jonas

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