libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev - LGPL Crypto library - Windows development

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev_1.8.4-5_all.deb
Package name libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev
Package version 1.8.4
Package release 5
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::library libdevel role::devel-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian GnuTLS Maintainers <>
Download size 3.78 MB
Installed size 31.00 MB
libgcrypt contains cryptographic functions.  Many important free
ciphers, hash algorithms and public key signing algorithms have been
Arcfour, Blowfish, CAST5, DES, AES, Twofish, Serpent, rfc2268 (rc2), SEED,
Poly1305, Camellia, ChaCha20, IDEA, Salsa, Blake-2, CRC, MD2, MD4, MD5,
RIPE-MD160, SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-512, SHA3-224, SHA3-256, SHA3-384, SHA3-512,
SHAKE128, SHAKE256, Tiger, Whirlpool, DSA, DSA2, ElGamal, RSA, ECC
(Curve25519, sec256k1, GOST R 34.10-2001 and GOST R 34.10-2012, etc.)
This is a Windows version of libgcrypt.  It's meant to be used when
cross-building software that targets the Windows platform, e.g. the
win32-loader component of Debian-Installer.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev_1.8.4-5_all.deb 1.8.4 all Debian Main
libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev - - -


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libgpg-error-mingw-w64-dev -


Type URL
Binary Package libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev_1.8.4-5_all.deb
Source Package libgcrypt20

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev




2019-01-20 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.4-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* 30_doc-Fix-library-initialization-examples.patch from upstream
LIBGCRYPT-1.8-BRANCH: Stop suggesting gcry_check_version (GCRYPT_VERSION)
in documentation. Add some touch magic to still allow building without
makeinfo. See #914009
* [lintian] Minimize upstream/signing-key.asc.
* Use dh v11 compatibility level.
2018-12-02 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.4-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Run "wrap-and-sort --max-line-length=72 --short-indent" and add back
autodeleted comments.
* Drop libgcrypt11-dev transition package. Closes: #878654
2018-10-28 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix arch-indep build error by running dh_auto_install for both -arch and
-indep builds.
2018-10-27 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Use dh_missing.
* Ship info files from installed tree (debian/tmp/) instead of from doc/.
2018-10-27 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.4-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream bugfix release.
+ Drop 40-*.patch.
2018-10-26 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.3-2) experimental; urgency=low
* Update from LIBGCRYPT-1.8-BRANCH:
+ 40-01-Post-release-updates.patch
+ 40-02-random-Fix-hang-of-_gcry_rndjent_get_version.patch
+ 40-03-sexp-Fix-uninitialized-use-of-a-var-in-the-error-cas.patch
+ 40-04-ecc-Fix-potential-unintended-freeing-of-an-internal-.patch
+ 40-06-ecc-Fix-possible-memory-leakage-in-parameter-check-o.patch
+ 40-07-ecc-Fix-memory-leak-in-the-error-case-of-ecc_encrypt.patch
+ 40-08-Fix-memory-leak-in-secmem-in-out-of-core-conditions.patch
+ 40-09-doc-Update-yat2m.c-from-upstream-libgpg-error.patch
+ 40-10-build-Add-release-make-target.patch
2018-06-13 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.3-1) unstable; urgency=high
* [lintian] Fix spelling-error-in-patch-description in
* New upstream version.
+ Use blinding for ECDSA signing to mitigate a novel side-channel
attack.  CVE-2018-0495
* [lintian] Delete trailing empty lines in changelog.
2018-03-28 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Partially sync priorities with override file. (libgcrypt20 optional from
* Point Vcs* to salsa.
2017-12-16 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.2-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream version.
+ Drop 30_Fix-secmem-test-for-machine-with-larger-page.patch and
* Use dh v10 mode. Bump b-d, drop explicit b-d on automake and
dh_autoreconf, remove --parallel --with autoreconf options from dh
* Clean up, delete some libgcrypt20-dbg leftovers.
* Use https for upstream URL.
2017-11-15 - Andreas Metzler <>
libgcrypt20 (1.8.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.

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