Introduction to Libksba
The Libksba package contains a
library used to make X.509 certificates as well as making the CMS
(Cryptographic Message Syntax) easily accessible by other
applications. Both specifications are building blocks of S/MIME and
TLS. The library does not rely on another cryptographic library but
provides hooks for easy integration with Libgcrypt.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.9
This package is known to build properly using the gcc-6 compiler.
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/libksba
Installation of Libksba
Install Libksba by running the
./configure --prefix=/usr &&
To test the results, issue: make
Now, as the
is a utility used to configure and build applications
based on the libksba(3) library. It can be used to query
the C compiler and linker flags which are required to
correctly compile and link the application against the
contains the cryptographic API functions.
Last updated on 2016-06-19 18:07:43 -0500