Re: Meaning of no-xxx option

2020-10-19 Thread Matt Caswell
On 18/10/2020 11:19, Richard Levitte wrote: > In summary, the time where no-xxx truly meant that the algorithm xxx > is completely unavailable is long gone. The addition of ENGINEs > changed that... not immediately, but as soon as the ENGINE API got > functionality to help implement

Re: LTS+

2020-10-19 Thread Matt Caswell
On 19/10/2020 15:14, Matt Caswell wrote: > LTS+ releases may contain the following new features: > - Support for additional platforms > - Performance improvements Based on the discussion in PR #13176, I'd like to add to this list: - Extending existing features to existing platforms where that

LTS+

2020-10-19 Thread Matt Caswell
At the recent Committer and OTC meetings a proposal was discussed to add further clarity to what is allowed in stable releases, and to introduce a new "LTS+" type of release to go alongside the existing LTS release. The idea is that an LTS release is restricted to bug fixes and security fixes

Re: LTS+

2020-10-19 Thread Dr Paul Dale
Not with the wording used. The feature exists even if it’s rubbish. Pauli -- Dr Paul Dale | Distinguished Architect | Cryptographic Foundations Phone +61 7 3031 7217 Oracle Australia > On 20 Oct 2020, at 5:07 am, Tomas Mraz wrote: > > I wonder if something like adding a new entropy

Re: Assigning OpenSSL 3.0.0 beta1 issues

2020-10-19 Thread Salz, Rich
> I thought he had a "rethinking how we deprecate" PR or issue, but I can't find it now. I think it was [#13074] (now merged). Yes it was, thanks.

Re: LTS+

2020-10-19 Thread Tomas Mraz
I wonder if something like adding a new entropy source on an existing platform especially on some that currently don't have adequate ones would be covered by this. ⁣Tomáš​ 19. 10. 2020 18:29, 18:29, Matt Caswell napsal/a: > > >On 19/10/2020 15:14, Matt Caswell wrote: >> LTS+ releases may

Re: LTS+

2020-10-19 Thread Dr Paul Dale
Unless the change can be argued to be security hardening — an improved entropy source would be IMO. Pauli -- Dr Paul Dale | Distinguished Architect | Cryptographic Foundations Phone +61 7 3031 7217 Oracle Australia > On 20 Oct 2020, at 9:10 am, Dr Paul Dale wrote: > > Not with the