[botan-devel] LZMA support

Jack Lloyd lloyd at randombit.net
Mon Jul 9 15:47:57 EDT 2012


Hi Vojtech,

Yes it looked good and I applied it in rev 03839ba6d7758a671f971df6468debe8a98dce9f
so it will be available in 1.11.0. Thanks again for the patch!

-Jack

On Mon, Jul 09, 2012 at 09:40:22PM +0200, Vojtech Kral wrote:
> Jack, did you find the patch OK?
> ~Vojtech Kral
> 
> On 2012-07-01 22:49, Vojtech Kral wrote:
> > Hi Jack,
> >   ok, here goes the patch.
> > ~Vojtech
> >
> > On 2012-07-01 21:35, Jack Lloyd wrote:
> >> Hi Vojtech,
> >>
> >> Yes it seems like this would be a useful feature so a patch would be
> >> welcome.
> >>
> >> -Jack
> >>
> >> On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 01:52:06PM +0200, Vojtech Kral wrote:
> >>> Oh, ok, thank you!
> >>>
> >>> The reason I need dev version of botan is to patch it
> >>> to include LZMA compression support (using liblzma from xz-utils).
> >>> I will need lzma in my app sometime soon and I want to stick
> >>> to the pipes'n'filters concept in botan, it's pretty neat.
> >>> Would you possibly be interested in the patch?
> >>>
> >>> I've been testing it and it seems to work all right.
> >>> It's pretty simple, it was mostly copy-and-somewhat-modify work 
> >>> based
> >>> on existing compression filters.
> >>>
> >>> ~Vojtech Kral
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> On 2012-06-30 01:07, Jack Lloyd wrote:
> >>> > On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 11:42:45PM +0200, Vojtech Kral wrote:
> >>> >> Hi,
> >>> >>    I wanted to try compiling the most recent version of
> >>> >> botan - the one from the Monotone repo.
> >>> >>
> >>> >> However, unlike in 1.10.1, the configure script insists
> >>> >> on using 'g++-4.7.0' as a cc command.
> >>> >> Sadly, there is no such thing on my system, there's just 'g++'.
> >>> >> My gcc isn't even 4.7.0, it's actually 4.7.1.
> >>> >> Did I miss anything?
> >>> >
> >>> > No, I was just lazy about the setup, I will fix this sometime 
> >>> soon.
> >>> >
> >>> >> Right now, I can workaround this by symlinking g++ to g++-4.7.0,
> >>> >> but that is kind of nasty...
> >>> >
> >>> > Somewhat better: use configure.py --cc-bin=/path/to/your/gcc
> >>> >
> >>> > -Jack
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