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Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 17:41:33 +0100
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: Sorted format list

On 02/21/2012 11:36 AM, Lukas Odzioba wrote:
> 2012/2/21 magnum <>:
>> Also, I'd really like the CUDA formats renamed to eg.
>> cryptmd5-cuda so they end up in the "right" place in this list.
>> This would make it easier to notice that a certain format has
>> alternatives.
>> Even after that, we have inconsistencies like sha-crypt-256 vs. 
>> cryptsha256-cuda. I'm willing to rename sha-crypt-256 to just 
>> cryptsha256 (it's shorter!). There are other cases, like 
>> salted-sha1
> Sorting is ok. I'll remove cuda prefixes today. What with raw
> formats like: cuda-rawsha256  raw-sha256
> Should they have "raw-" prefix or just "raw" like you proposed for 
> crypt?

I think we should keep the raw- prefix as it's established already for
sha1 and md5.

On 02/21/2012 11:40 AM, Raphaƫl Rigo wrote:
> wouldn't it make more sense to name raw formats like this : md5-raw ?
> It would be easier to find them, I always find myself typing md5-raw
> first.

Same here, I sort of agree but it is too late.


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