I've been using Yxa from svn and simply applied Bruce's patch to my 
existing  Erlang R11B-5 installation. Once Bruce told me of his patch, I 
was up and running in less than half an hour.

Thanks for a wonderful product and for all your help.

Warmest regards,
Peter

Fredrik Thulin wrote:
> Hi
>
> What Erlang/OTP version should YXA 1.0 require?
>
> Distributed Erlang over SSL is broken in R11B-3, R11B-4 and R11B-5. This 
> feature is needed if you have more than one YXA application, and want 
> their inter-node communication to be protected from eavesdropping.
>
> A fix for this has been made available by Bruce Fitzsimons :
>
>    http://www.erlang.org/pipermail/erlang-questions/2007-July/027879.html
>
> I can't count on there being an Erlang/OTP R11B-6 with the fix before 
> EUC '07.
>
> I see the following options :
>
>    1) Release YXA 1.0 now, with a dependency on R11B-2.
>
>    2) Release YXA 1.0 now, depending on R11B-5. Ship a patched version of
>       ssl_prim with it, that gets added first in the code path - thus
>       fixing the problem in R11B-5 (will break if a distro ships R11B-5
>       with some other change to ssl_prim).
>
>    3) Release YXA 1.0 now, depending on R11B-2. Provide a patch that
>       accomplishes the same thing as option #2.
>
>    4) Wait with YXA 1.0 until R11B-6 is released (and hope the problem is
>       fixed in R11B-6).
>
> What do you think I should do? Number 1 and 3 are of course the easy 
> ones for me, if I still want to get YXA 1.0 out before EUC '07 (which I do).
>
> /Fredrik
>
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