Subject: Re: [PATCH] Added Windows Cryptography API: Next Generation backend

Re: [PATCH] Added Windows Cryptography API: Next Generation backend

From: Peter Stuge <>
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:39:52 +0100

Marc Hoersken wrote:
> On 12.03.2014 20:44, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> > Can you summerize for us what the outstanding issues/patches are?
> I think the outstanding issues / possible areas of improvement are:
> - reducing the ifdef-backend-logic within pem.c, at least that was a
> suggestion by Peter in his mail from the 13th November:
> > I think we need to figure something better out here. Is there a reason
> > not to simply always compile those first few functions in pem.c?

Yes, we should find a solution for this. Marc, did you notice if
there *is* a reason not to always compile those first functions?
Let's see if we can hammer this one out.

> - not directly related to the WinCNG backend, but rather Peter's changes
> to the backend selection logic: fixing the non-autotools based
> buildsystem to compile again.

Yes, I overlooked the define. :( Please have a look at the attached
patch. If you think it's OK I'll push it.

Then it's just the pem.c thing left.


Received on 2014-03-13