gnupg vs libiconv on Android

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Jan 31 16:05:07 CET 2012

On Tue, 31 Jan 2012 04:47, hans at said:

> builds for arm..., so can't run it on most build machines).  Then I had
> to do something similar to W32CE in common/utf8conv.c.

We need a better solution than this.  But for now it should be okay.

> I got the adns lib built for Android, but gnupg does not build when I
> enable adns.  Is adns useful?

ADNS is fast and flexible.  It used for two reasons:  On Windows it is
easier to use ADNS than the native Windows Resolver API.  For the KDNS
keyserver helper we need a way to specify a namesever; the ADNS API
allows this.

GnuPG on Unix works without.



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