php-mcrypt & php-mhash

Konstantin Ryabitsev mricon at
Fri Sep 30 17:31:44 UTC 2005

2005/9/30, Dmitry Butskoy <buc at>:
>   As mcrypt now has appeared in Fedora Extras, the next useful step
> would be to add appropriate PHP modules too.
>   Both php-mcrypt and php-mhash source is parts of the main php
> distribution. What is the best way of packaging them for Fedora Extras?
>   It will look a little ugly if both sub-packages will have full php
> tarball in srpm, or if corresponding parts of the php source will be
> just cut out from it...

It's actually very simple, and doesn't require the php tarball. I've
packaged php-mcrypt about a year ago for another project, and I
believe it can be easily reused. See:

Konstantin Ryabitsev

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