[Phpmyadmin-devel] possible patch for 4.3.0: PHP OpenSSL support

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Mon Nov 17 22:00:30 CET 2014

Marc Delisle a écrit :
> Hi,
> Robert Scheck from Fedora would like his patch to be merged in time for
> 4.3.0. I feel that we should have a look at it even if we said we froze
> 4.3.x for new features.
> Here is his email.
> -----
> Hello Marc,
> when I read your e-mail regarding phpMyAdmin 4.3.0-alpha1, I remembered
> back to my patch to add PHP OpenSSL support (additionally to MCrypt and
> phpseclib) at https://sourceforge.net/p/phpmyadmin/feature-requests/1537/
> again. Is there any chance for a decision for 4.3.0 series? I guess this
> (hopefully) not much work for an experienced PHP developer to review and
> maybe to adapt slightly if needed.
> My main reason for asking you is that (especially RHEL) doesn't contain
> PHP MCrypt while PHP OpenSSL is even faster (if I can believe Roundcube
> Webmail developers). Indeed PHP MCrypt is available via a separate repo
> for RHEL/CentOS users but that causes some mixed feelings from time to
> time again. The goal would be to additionally support PHP OpenSSL
> without dropping any other existing MCrypt and phpseclib support.
> Thanks,
>   Robert

The patch looks fine to me, apart from a minor addition I made to avoid 
a warning (see the feature request). I would appreciate that someone 
else review the patch.

Any feedback on the process of adding this feature to 4.3.0 ?

Marc Delisle (phpMyAdmin)

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