base components should always be default (Re: change in default openssl coming)

Kevin Oberman rkoberman at
Tue Jul 12 05:23:25 UTC 2016

On Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 1:10 PM, Michelle Sullivan <michelle at>

> Wojciech Puchar wrote:
>> Interesting question. Perl was removed from the base system years ago
>>>> with no ill affects.
>>>> ssh ...?
>> Do ssh use ssl protocol?
> Actually I don't know, just takign a wild stab in the dark.. certainly
> fetch etc as others have already pointed out.
> Michelle
> --
> Michelle Sullivan

ssh does not use ssl protocol, but it does use the encryption library that
is a part of OpenSSL.
Kevin Oberman, Part time kid herder and retired Network Engineer
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