[issue696] IPSEC recommendation

Robin Carey robin_carey5 at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Dec 4 10:30:43 PST 2007


I am the author of the code so I can change the
license if necessary.

I doubt you'd be able to use the CipherPacket source
code in C12 for IPSEC, because it is there to
encrypt/decrypt the private-key, and not for IPSEC.

But you can use the CipherPacket algorithm in IPSEC.
When I sent in the bug-report I was really
recommending DFLY use the CipherPacket algorithm in

--- Simon 'corecode' Schubert
<bugs at lists.dragonflybsd.org> wrote:

> Simon 'corecode' Schubert <corecode at fs.ei.tum.de>
> added the comment:
> I don't see a problem in that.
> In any case I think we should always focus first on
> the technical parts
> and maybe later on the license issues.  So if
> something is brilliant but
> has a strange license, we shouldn't shoot it down
> because of the license
> but first comment on the technical content.  After
> that we can issue
> possible legal concerns.
> cheers
>   simon
> DragonFly issue tracker
> <bugs at lists.dragonflybsd.org>
> <http://bugs.dragonflybsd.org/issue696>

R Carey.

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