mcepl at cepl.eu
Fri Jun 26 07:36:29 EDT 2015
On 2015-06-26, 10:59 GMT, azrdev at qrdn.de wrote:
> In case something like heartbleed dictates a library change, this is
> much more handy than to wait for the pidgin core to be migrated.
Just a note, despite all drama around, the heartbleed bug was
just a bug, which has been fixed the next day after discovery.
Perhaps, you mean the panic which arouse around the Heartbleed
which some (LibreSSL, BoringSSL) used to entrech their fiefdoms
and NIH sensibilities. I think exactly the simplicity with which
pidgin can switch TLS library in the midst of such panic is in
my opinion more liability than benefit.
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