Patches for OpenSSL

mike tancsa mike at
Fri Dec 11 11:22:32 UTC 2020

FYI, looks like the patches were back ported to RELENG_11 by jkim at


On 12/10/2020 4:54 PM, mike tancsa wrote:
> On 12/10/2020 3:55 PM, Dave Hayes wrote:
>> On Thu, 10 Dec 2020 06:55:15 -0500
>> <jerry at> wrote:
>>> I just read "FreeBSD Security Advisory FreeBSD-SA-20:33.openssl". I found the
>>> following part of the message quite troubling.
>> Not just troubling, but enough to cause me to build base without openssl for
>> the forseeable future.  
> When we were migrating servers from RELENG_11 to RELENG_12, it was a bit
> of work making sure ports/packages/custom apps that were linked against
> the older OpenSSL worked with the newer one as its not a simple
> replacement due to API breakage.  I am guessing a few things in the base
> might have issues as well that wont allow for a simple drop in
> replacement of the new OpenSSL.  Its all quite doable, but its a bit of work
>     ---Mike
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