Re: dns/bind916 builds rust unexpectedly

From: Charlie Li <>
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2023 08:46:10 UTC
Helge Oldach wrote:
> Indeed, it's py-sphinx, requiring py-openssl at some stage, which is in
> turn requiring py-cryptography which needs rust.
FWIW I disabled by default the part that actually pulls in 
py-cryptography, the SSL option in net/py-urllib3.
> DEFAULT_VERSIONS+=pycryptography=legacy
> in make.conf fixed this BS for me. Beware of the dogs, you might get
> bitten by software that requires the new py-cryptography - I did stumble
> over py-certbot and py-awscli for example.
Because the APIs for the non-SSL/TLS bits changed drastically with the 
Rust code.

Charlie Li
...nope, still don't have an exit line.