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Old 12-10-2003, 06:39 AM   #1
dexter2
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Question 0.9.7x -- 0.9.6x ?


What is the difference & purpose of these two series ?

===== openssl.org/source/ =====
<quote>
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2183726 Nov 4 12:53:03 2003 openssl-0.9.6l.tar.gz
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2791797 Sep 30 14:50:15 2003 openssl-0.9.7c.tar.gz [LATEST]
...
</quote>


"0.9.7c" has been flagged as LATEST but 0.9.6.l is having more recent date !

Which is actually more latest ?


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Old 12-10-2003, 05:47 PM   #2
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I suppose 0.9.6 has been applied some backported patch to fix a bug.
I'd go with 0.9.7, still a difference in 2nd minor number isn't really so critical.
If you feel curious see release notes.
 
  


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