[fpc-devel] OpenSLL units deprecated protocols.

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Fri Apr 5 09:27:55 CEST 2019

On Thu, 4 Apr 2019, thaddy wrote:

> I have internally deprecated some SSL protocols since they no longer 
> work because they are no longer compiled in.
> I also internally changed the bottom line to tls 1.2
> Would it be OK to provide that as a patch? Or would you consider more 
> things are necessary than just deprecated and default?

Just deprecate and default is enough. Don't remove anything. You never know
in what environment a program must run: it can be that it must be able to 
talk to an old server with no support for the newer protocols. (or vice versa)
In each case, the openssl unit must be reviewed to check for 1.1 of openssl.


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