[PATCH] SHA1 in kdelibs/kdecore/kmdcodec

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Sun Nov 7 13:19:36 GMT 2004

On Saturday 06 November 2004 23:27, Matt Rogers wrote:
> On Saturday 06 November 2004 05:20 pm, Szombathelyi Gy├Ârgy wrote:
> > Hello!
> >
> > What about adding an SHA1 implementation to kmdcodec? There are at least
> > four independent SHA1 code in the various KDE modules, it would be good
> > to have only one.  I took the implementation from Kopete.
> > The patch also contains the modifications in kwallet to use the new code.
> > Should I commit?
> Which implementation did you take? AFAIK, the implementation(s) in Kopete
> is not (L)GPL compatible. I need to sync the parts of the protocols that
> aren't (L)GPL compatible before the next release, but that hasn't been done
> yet.
> Also, I think we ought to just be using qca for this kind of stuff, so
> IMHO, there's no point in adding new stuff to kmdcodec. However, the switch
> to qca for kdelibs shouldn't come before KDE 4 due to BC reasons, IIRC.

  I second that.  I don't think it's of so much value to add to kdelibs at 
this point.  (This topic has come up before.)

George Staikos
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