Uelsk8si has packaged the latest version of gnutls for VL 6.0. Please note that this is a security patch
and bugfix release. Please also note that this package is in the patches repository
. VL 6.0 users should now enable patches in gslapt or in their /etc/slapt-get/slapt-getrc file.
Please note that this package may cause breakage of some existing apps. We are particularly concerned about pidgin, amsn, and vlc. If this package breaks anything on your system please report it ASAP so that new, replacement packages can be built.
Package Size: 1357K
Installed Size: 3350K
Sources: Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-current/source/patches/net/gnutls
gnutls: gnutls (GNU TLS library)
gnutls: This is a TLS (Transport Layer Security) 1.0 and SSL (Secure Sockets
gnutls: Layer) 3.0 implementation. In brief, GnuTLS can be described as a
gnutls: library which offers an API to access secure communication protocols.
gnutls: These protocols provide privacy over insecure lines, and were designed
gnutls: to prevent eavesdropping, tampering, or message forgery.
gnutls: Homepage: http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/
After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.