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Date: Thu, 9 May 2013 16:40:03 +0200
From: Daniel Cegiełka <>
Subject: Re: High-priority library replacements?

2013/5/9 Rich Felker <>:

>> btw.  license issue - can we legally link noxcuse (GPL) with musl (MIT)? :)
> Of course; otherwise musl would be rather useless since there's a huge
> corpus of GPL code you want to link and run. The point of a permissive
> license is that it does not restrict you from doing things like this.

My question was a joke, which was to show how absurd case we have now
- instead of software freedom we have concerns.

> BTW, I'll probably relicense noxcuse anyway.

This is the result of frustration:

btw. published a small version of openssl-fips. It
contains only FIPS 140-2 validated code.

OpeSSL-fips vs CyaSSL (musl)

# ls -lh /var/tmp/ports/cyassl/image/usr/lib/
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root       866.9k May  9 09:13 libcyassl.a
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root       659.6k May  9 09:13

# ls -lh /usr/local/ssl/fips-2.0/lib/
-r--r--r--    1 root     root       685.7k May  9 12:34 fipscanister.o


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