Subject: Re: [libssh2] Avoid calling EVP directly

Re: [libssh2] Avoid calling EVP directly

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sun, 3 Dec 2006 10:03:19 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 16 Nov 2006, Simon Josefsson wrote:

> This removes the LIBSSH2_CRYPT_METHOD_FLAG_EVP flag (and the entire flag
> variable, although that part is not essential) and the flag's semantic.
> This moves some EVP_* calls into crypt.c, which is the first step towards
> isolating all crypto functions and then replacing them.

It just struck me that it would perhaps make sense if you could commit this
change before I do too much work on my non-blocking stuff since I'll be
fiddling a little bit all over and my work might very well collide with this
patch of yours.

Any drawbacks with simply committing it now and fixing any remaining quirks as
we proceed?

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Received on 2006-12-03