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Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:27:28 +0200
From: magnum <john.magnum@...hmail.com>
To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Restart work on mask mode

On 2014-09-28 12:10, magnum wrote:
> I see now why all modes don't just call crk_process_key() and
> filter/mask magic happens inside it. By looking at the f_filter variable
> we get rid of the external function call unless needed (see ext_filter
> macro in external.h). Mask mode should use a similar approach.

LOL, but that shortcut could still happen in crk_process_key() so there 
is still no need to copy that if-chain to all modes. If all modes just 
call crk_process_key() there will be less changes in the future when 
changing, or adding to, this scheme.

magnum

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