[openssl-users] Adding custom OBJ identifiers

Hubert Kario hkario at redhat.com
Mon Feb 4 15:52:12 UTC 2019

On Thursday, 31 January 2019 11:09:00 CET Dmitry Belyavsky wrote:
> Hello,
> What is best practice to add own object identifiers to the crypto/objects/*
> files?
> It's not a problem to add all the necessary strings to the
> crypto/objects/objects.txt file and invoke 'make generate_crypto_objects',
> but during the branch development, the changes in the main openssl branch
> usually cause numerous merge conflicts. So any advice is appreciated.

why using oid_section in config file
(https://www.openssl.org/docs/man1.0.2/man5/config.html) is not workable for 

Hubert Kario
Senior Quality Engineer, QE BaseOS Security team
Web: www.cz.redhat.com
Red Hat Czech s.r.o., Purkyňova 115, 612 00  Brno, Czech Republic
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