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Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2011 19:46:10 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: John 1.7.7-jumbo-5

On 2011-06-01 15:19, Solar Designer wrote:
> magnum, Dhiru -
> I am fine with this bump.  In fact, I think we need to bump up the line
> length limit even further, such that 4096-bit SSH keys will fit even
> when they're base64- and then hex-encoded.  I think they'd be at around
> 11 KB, so let's set the limit at 16 KiB (0x4000).
> As an option, we may make the LINE_BUFFER_SIZE bump to 0x4000 now (in
> -jumbo-5), which will allow for the "plugin" functionality to work for a
> new revision of Dhiru's SSH cracker.

Please do. I'll bump it to 0x4000 now in my private tree so I'll 
hopefully catch any implications in the unlikely case there is any.


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