nALFS2 Dependencies

Jamie Bennett jamie_bennett at
Thu Aug 12 00:47:56 PDT 2004

Kevin P. Fleming wrote on 12 August 2004 04:44
> James Robertson wrote:
>> Kevin's post on openSSH brought up something in my head.  Do we want to
>> make some of the optional dependencies required?  I mean, if you don't
>> install all of the optional dependencies, then you don't get to take
>> advantage of all the features of the DTD or schema.
> As it stands today, all of the DTD syntax is available, even if you
> don't build against OpenSSL or curl. To do downloads you have to have
> wget installed, and you'll be limited to MD5-style digests for checking,
> but you can do them without the optional dependencies.

It's most likely that as we start implementing nALFS2 the dependancies
will change anyway, some may become optional, some may be removed, some
may be added e.t.c.

	--	Jamie

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