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XML Security Library
XML Security Library is a C library based on LibXML2. The library supports major XML security standards, including XML Signature, XML Encryption, Canonical XML, and Exclusive Canonical XML (the latter two were included in LibXML2).


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Download version 1.2.9 (stable)
released on 13 July 2005


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X11Janet Casey15 April 2004

Leaders and contributors

Aleksey Sanin Maintainer

Resources and communication

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Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use libxml2 2.4.24 or later
Weak prerequisite XSLT C library for Gnome
Required to use OpenSSL

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.


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