[gnutls-dev] GnuTLS 1.2.5

Simon Josefsson jas at extundo.com
Sun Jul 3 02:47:22 CEST 2005

We are pleased to announce the availability of GnuTLS version 1.2.5!

GnuTLS is a modern C library that implement the standard network
security protocol Transport Layer Security (TLS), for use by network

Strategically, I'll be away hiking in Romania for the next week, so if
there is anything wrong with this release, it may be some time before
it can be corrected.

Noteworthy changes since version 1.2.4:
- More builddir != srcdir fixes, reported by Mike Castle
  <dalgoda at ix.netcom.com>.
- Fixed off-by-one bug in the size parameter of gnutls_x509_crt_get*_dn,
  reported by Adam Langley <alangley at gmail.com>.
- Corrected some stuff in minilzo detection. Pointed out by
  Sergey Lipnevich.
- MiniLZO updated to version 2.00.
- gnutls_x509_crt_list_import now accept a DER formatted CRL.
- API and ABI modifications:
  No changes since last version.

Improving GnuTLS is costly, but you can help!  We are looking for
organizations that find GnuTLS useful and wish to contribute back.
You can contribute by reporting bugs, improve the software, or donate
money or equipment.

Commercial support contracts for GnuTLS are available, and they help
finance continued maintenance.  Simon Josefsson Datakonsult, a
Stockholm based privately held company, is currently funding GnuTLS
maintenance.  We are always looking for interesting development

If you need help to use GnuTLS, or want to help others, you are
invited to join our help-gnutls mailing list, see:

The project page of the library is available at:
  http://josefsson.org/gnutls/ (updated fastest)

Here are the compressed sources:
  http://josefsson.org/gnutls/releases/gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2 (2.4MB)
  ftp://ftp.gnutls.org/pub/gnutls/devel/gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2 (2.4MB)

Here are GPG detached signatures signed using key 0xB565716F:

Here are the build reports for various platforms:

Here are the MD5/SHA1 checksums:

73aa29593327d7e4d561cee5cd39cf6d  gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2
976dfd61390989e96a67f9caddd9f1b9  gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2.sig
d7db76d3e4580758f97eb1ecfdf7d5786ce52cd1  gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2
9a1404283f2d6188664e9fc66d86e04b0dafea5d  gnutls-1.2.5.tar.bz2.sig

Nikos and Simon

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