./wip/libpsl, Library to handle the Public Suffix List

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 0.6.0, Package name: libpsl-0.6.0, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

A "public suffix" is a domain name under which Internet users can
directly register own names.

Browsers and other web clients can use it to

* avoid privacy-leaking "supercookies" avoid privacy-leaking
* "super domain" certificates (see post from Jeffry Walton) domain
* highlighting parts of the domain in a user interface sorting
* domain lists by site

Libpsl...

* has built-in PSL data for fast access
* allows to load PSL data from files
* checks if a given domain is a "public suffix"
* provides immediate cookie domain verification
* finds the longest public part of a given domain
* finds the shortest private part of a given domain works with
international domains (UTF-8 and IDNA2008 Punycode)
* is thread-safe
* handles IDNA2008 UTS#46


Required to run:
[textproc/icu]

Required to build:
[textproc/gtk-doc] [devel/gettext-m4] [devel/gettext-tools]

Master sites:

SHA1: e70febdc2822b57484bcb4b67722c445cd8af834
RMD160: b176281a4298c2d59d529510d91c73fd0547a384
Filesize: 83.334 KB

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   2014-10-28 16:33:55 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 0.6.0. Fixes build.

28.10.2014 Release V0.6.0
  * added support for IP addresses in psl_is_cookie_domain_acceptable()
  * removed qsort_r() for compatibility
  * check for alloca.h before including
  * include effective_tld_names.dat of date 27.10.2014
   2014-10-28 12:43:43 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (6)
Log message:
Import libpsl-0.5.1 as wip/libpsl.
Does not build on NetBSD due to use of unportable qsort_r.

A "public suffix" is a domain name under which Internet users can
directly register own names.

Browsers and other web clients can use it to

* avoid privacy-leaking "supercookies" avoid privacy-leaking
* "super domain" certificates (see post from Jeffry Walton) domain
* highlighting parts of the domain in a user interface sorting
* domain lists by site

Libpsl...

* has built-in PSL data for fast access
* allows to load PSL data from files
* checks if a given domain is a "public suffix"
* provides immediate cookie domain verification
* finds the longest public part of a given domain
* finds the shortest private part of a given domain works with
  international domains (UTF-8 and IDNA2008 Punycode)
* is thread-safe
* handles IDNA2008 UTS#46