compiling guix with libgcrypt from git

Ludovic Courtès ludo at
Thu Sep 12 14:12:25 CEST 2013

NIIBE Yutaka <gniibe at> skribis:

> On 2013-09-12 at 09:24 +0200, Matthias Wachs wrote:
>> Guix developers told me that I should talk to you, as gcry_md_algo_t is
>> not deprecated.
> I think that it was internal of libgcrypt, not external interface.
> The type was removed when AC interface was removed in 2011-09-15.
> The commit diff is:
> Documentation says:
>  -- Function: gcry_error_t gcry_md_open (gcry_md_hd_t *HD, int ALGO,
>           unsigned int FLAGS)
>      Create a message digest object for algorithm ALGO.  FLAGS may be
>      given as an bitwise OR of constants described below.  ALGO may be
>      given as `0' if the algorithms to use are later set using
>      `gcry_md_enable'. HD is guaranteed to either receive a valid
>      handle or NULL.
> Here, ALGO's type is integer.  It is not gcry_md_algo_t.

Indeed, my bad.  This is now fixed:



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