KDE Cryptography Module

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Thu May 24 22:58:23 BST 2007

Justin Karneges wrote:
>Given that Psi/Kopete also have special needs when it comes to sockets,
> I simply figured that a QCA socket class would be a waste of time.
>  There is nothing stopping someone from writing a socket wrapper to
> QCA::TLS though. We even have one started already in
> qca/examples/tlssocket.  But I have one question: who would use it?

Everyone who is using sockets.

My idea is to make all uses of sockets in KDE pass through that class. 
When SSL/TLS isn't in use, it should have a very minimal overhead on top 
of QTcpSocket.

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