[arch-dev-public] Issues updating to openssl 1.0.2g

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Tue Mar 1 19:10:45 UTC 2016

Am 01.03.2016 um 20:08 schrieb Bruno Pagani:
> Le 01/03/2016 19:59, Thomas Bächler a écrit :
>> Am 01.03.2016 um 15:53 schrieb Pierre Schmitz:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I just looked into updating to openssl 1.0.2g. Unfortunately this comes
>>> with an ABI change due to SSL2 being disabled by default. This would
>>> mean we need to rebuild most packages that link against openssl. Imho
>>> re-enabling ssl2 seems to be a bad idea.
>>> I already pushed the packages into staging. We would need to do the
>>> rebuild as quickly as possible.
>>> What do you think?
>> Last time an ABI change happened during a release cycle, it was a bug in
>> OpenSSL and the next release fixed it. Don't you think this is the case
>> again?
> Hum, I don’t think so. Because last time was previous release last
> month, and it has not been “fixed” on OpenSSL side:
> https://github.com/OpenSMTPD/OpenSMTPD/issues/650#issuecomment-178168966
> And for this new release, it’s even in the Changelog:
> https://github.com/openssl/openssl/blob/902f3f50d051dfd6ebf009d352aaf581195caabf/NEWS
> https://github.com/openssl/openssl/blob/902f3f50d051dfd6ebf009d352aaf581195caabf/CHANGES

I see nothing in these files that suggest that there is an ABI

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