Java Crypto Encumberance Update.
Bradford.Wetmore at Sun.COM
Tue Sep 4 12:19:23 PDT 2007
I'm shooting for getting JCE into B21, which will be promoted roughly
Sept 27th. I'll probably have to integrate right after b20 closes, and
the bi-weekly promotion schedule makes it a bit later than I was hoping for.
Hope this helps.
Lillian Angel wrote:
>> Here's a quick update on our efforts to remove the cryptographic
>> encumbrances from the Java SE code base, and thus finally open source
>> the crypto framework and the Sun providers (SunJCE, PKCS11, MSCAPI).
>> We have cleared our concerns with the various stakeholders (legal,
>> export, mgmt, etc), and began merging the JCE and Java SE code bases
>> last week. This includes opening the PKCS11/MSCAPI bulk cryptographic
>> routines also.
>> Assuming we don't get pulled in too many different directions or hit any
>> major snags, we should have this code ready by mid-Sept.
> Will the code be ready for the next release?
>> I know this code has been eagerly anticipated, so thanks for your
>> patience. We had quite a few items to resolve.
> Thank you very much!
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