12.04 OpenSSL Package Question

Micah Gersten micahg at ubuntu.com
Tue Feb 14 02:41:30 UTC 2012

On 02/13/2012 08:19 PM, Clint Byrum wrote:
> Excerpts from Chris Woollard's message of Mon Feb 13 04:31:11 -0800 2012:
>> I am sure that this can be answered very quickly.
>> I was browsing the list of packages in 12.04 at
>> http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/allpackages?format=txt.gz
>> I noticed that the openssl packages are only at version
>> 1.0.0e-3ubuntu1 - openssl
>> (1.0.0e-3ubuntu1) Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
>> cryptographic tools
>> Yet when I was browsing the Debian packages at
>> http://packages.debian.org/testing/allpackages?format=txt.gz
>> The version is openssl (1.0.0g-1) - openssl (1.0.0g-1) Secure Socket Layer
>> (SSL) binary and related cryptographic tools
>> Is there any reason for this discrepancy? I guess that this could be as
>> simple as that was the version when the last sync was made, but I thought I
>> would check anyway.
> Yes, precise in particular only imported automatically from
> testing. 1.0.0-g-1 entered testing on January 21, several days after
> DebianImportFreeze. Even then, it needs a manual merge because we have
> Ubuntu delta to preserve/evaluate.
> I'm sure somebody will evaluate merging it soon.
This was actually already merged this morning.


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