[Aide-devel] Re: [Pkg-aide-maintainers] How does aide use zlib?

Richard van den Berg richard at vdberg.org
Fri Mar 17 15:53:55 UTC 2006

Marc Haber wrote:
> Afaik, aide only uses zlib to read and/or write the compressed
> database. Usually, the data source is a local file which is only
> writeable by root, but aide can pull the reference data from a web
> server as well.

The pulling of the database from a web server is available as a patch to 
aide, but it has not entered the CVS version yet.

> Do I see correctly that aide uses whatever zlib is present on the
> build system at build time and statically links to that version?



Richard van den Berg

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