[users] php-mcrypt (from php-extras) mcrypt.ini file is incorrect

Leon Fauster leonfauster at googlemail.com
Tue May 21 11:42:29 CEST 2013

Am 20.05.2013 um 20:53 schrieb Todd Lyons <tlyons at ivenue.com>:
> On Mon, May 20, 2013 at 5:42 AM, Leon Fauster
> <leonfauster at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> Am 20.05.2013 um 11:58 schrieb Richard Lloyd <rklloyd at gmail.com>:
>>> It's not clear to me why Repoforge has exactly the same RPM version as Fedora
>>> EPEL either - is it normal policy to allow such redundancy?
>> Repoforge has nothing to do with EPEL - therefore such "incompatibilities" can exist. Repoforge
>> is considered as 3rd party repository. It is best practice to not mix 3rd party repos.
> He's not saying that RepoForge is the same as EPEL.  He's saying that
> the RepoForge mcrypt package puts the wrong configuration setting in
> the mcrypt.ini file, whereas the EPEL version puts the correct
> configuration setting.  He's requesting that RepoForge mcrypt php
> package be fixed to have the correct module name in the mcrypt.ini
> file so that php can actually find the correct shared object when it
> looks for it.

Hello Todd,

sure and valid - i did not want to smother Richard's request. My reply just 
addresses the last phrase of Richards's request (see above) - thats all :-)

Best regards,


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