[GNU Crypto] Re: [kaffe] missing features needed for HSQLDB 1.7.2
Raif S. Naffah
raif at fl.net.au
Wed Aug 13 07:47:02 PDT 2003
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On Wed, 13 Aug 2003 10:48 am, Casey Marshall wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 02:27:22PM +0200, Dalibor Topic wrote:
> > Ito Kazumitsu wrote:
> > >Hi,
> > >
> > >I am trying to build the CVS version of hsqldb with kaffe
> > >and have found that the following JDK 1.4 features are missing:
> > >
> > >javax.security.cert.*
> > >javax.net.ssl.*
> > >
> > > These are also missing in GNU Classpath. I am afraid
> > > it is a long way before we can use these.
> > javax.security.cert.* shouldn't be that hard to implement. It's
> > basically two mostly abstract classes plus a handful of exceptions.
> > And it's been deprecated from the start: "New applications should
> > not use this package, but rather java.security.cert." ;)
> > javax.net.ssl.* is a different beast altogether. I'm afraid that
> > there is no free software implementation of this API, but I hope
> > the Gnu Crypto developers may know more. So I've cc:ed them in this
> > mail.
> Your wish is my command ;)
> I have been working on this very package, right now called Jessie:
> <http://metastatic.org/source/jessie/>. The status now is that the
> javax.net.ssl classes are implemented and may be complete, but the
> actual SSL implementations have only just begun.
> The code is targeted at Classpath (it requires classes in the
> gnu.java.security package) and will likely use GNU Crypto for its
> crypto algs (in which case it will have to wait until we get RSA and
which RSA classes are you referring to?
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