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Re: Crypto consolidation in debian ?

Steve Langasek writes ("Re: Crypto consolidation in debian ?"):
> Changing the uid of the calling application is *not* an acceptable side
> effect for a library and I can't imagine how anyone could believe that it
> is.  Unfortunately that seems to leave nss_ldap caught between an SSL
> implementation with a perverse license, and an SSL implementation whose
> upstream has perverse ideas about library handling of process state.

This is free software, right ?  We could simply fix our gcrypt.

To avoid accidentally introducing security problems, we could have our
gcrypt read a global variable set by calling programs or libraries, or


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