[Tor-BSD] Fwd: FreeBSD port: security/tor

George Rosamond george at ceetonetechnology.com
Mon Oct 24 19:29:54 EDT 2016


Sorry for the heavy snip. . . . comments below.

>>> Thanks,
>>> Yuri
> bump.
> https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=203014 tries to
> update security/tor-devel. as always, suggestions are pretty welcome.
> new idea to handle openssl from base system (default), or compile it
> using the one from ports tree. even with openssl{,-devel} installed
> from ports, the default should point to base's; this can be changed in
> config + modifying make.conf (as warning message recommends).
> PS: ugly and *not working* patch available! needs attention.

Yes, Tor on FreeBSD should have options for an SSL {base OpenSSL, port
OpenSSL, LibreSSL}, but it makes the most sense if Tor just respects the
/etc/make.conf knob.

Certainly a significant role in diversifying the Tor network.


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