Re: Openssl 1.0.0
On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 00:27:51 +0100, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> I would like to upload version 1.0.0(d) to unstable soon. It
> changes soname, but as far as I know the API is still compatible
> with the old one, and you should be able to rebuild everything
> against the new version.
> I wonder if I need to upload an openssl098 source package at
> the same time to provide the current soname. I would really
> like to avoid having the old soname in wheezy, so I would like
> to get rid of it as soon as possible and don't plan to keep
> a -dev package for it in any case.
We should keep both SONAMES in sid and wheezy for now, IMO. So I think
that means first upload openssl 1.0.0 as a new source package without
the -dev (this can probably happen now). Then when that's in testing
and you get an ack, switch the -dev from 0.9.8 to 1.0.0.
> Please let me know what I should do, and when you think it's
> a good time to do that.
We'll let you know. Thanks for your patience.