GnuTLS 2.6.5

Andreas Metzler ametzler at
Tue Apr 14 18:26:21 CEST 2009

On 2009-04-12 Simon Josefsson <simon at> wrote:
> ** GnuTLS no longer uses the libtasn1-config script to find libtasn1.
> Libtasn1 0.3.4 or later is required.  This is to align with the
> upcoming libtasn1 v2.0 release that doesn't have a libtasn1-script.

I think something like this is missing:
--- gnutls26-2.6.5.orig/lib/
+++ gnutls26-2.6.5/lib/
@@ -19,5 +19,5 @@
 Description: Transport Security Layer implementation for the GNU system
 Version: @VERSION@
 Libs: -L${libdir} -lgnutls
-Libs.private: @LIBGNUTLS_LIBS@ 
+Libs.private: @LIBGNUTLS_LIBS@ @LIBTASN1@
 Cflags: -I${includedir}
--- gnutls26-2.6.5.orig/libextra/
+++ gnutls26-2.6.5/libextra/
@@ -20,5 +20,5 @@
 Requires: gnutls
 Version: @VERSION@
 Libs: -L${libdir} -lgnutls-extra
 Cflags: -I${includedir}

Sorry, I did not see this before.

This will still result in different .pc files than before since the
lib-link.m4 test returns the complete path as a linker line
("/usr/lib/" instead of "-ltasn1") - I am not sure when
this makes a signifikant diffference.

cu andreas
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