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RE: Building OpenSSL for HTTPS support

From: Andrei Tarassov <>
Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2005 16:02:16 +0200

I guess the main thing what one can switch off is support for various
encryption/hashing/whatever algorithms. Does anyone know what algorithms
are required for communicating through HTTPS?

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Daniel Stenberg
Sent: Monday, February 07, 2005 13:56
To: libcurl development
Subject: Re: Building OpenSSL for HTTPS support

On Mon, 7 Feb 2005, Andrei Tarassov wrote:

> The default build configuration options make openssl include quite a
lot of
> useless stuff and the libraries may get quite large in size. What I
want to
> do is to build openssl so that it would contain only the necessary
> functionality and nothing extra, which is not required for accessing

I have absolutely no idea. I don't even know what parts of OpenSSL you
disable from a build.

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Received on 2005-02-07