Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2012 12:23:17 -0700 From: Nathan McSween <nwmcsween@...il.com> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Priorities for next release? On 8/10/2012 12:12 PM, Rich Felker wrote: > Hi all, > Since we have some major progress since 0.9.3, I'm thinking of making > the next release pretty soon. Big things so far: > > - Blowfish crypt > - MIPS dynamic linker > - Major MIPS bug fixes > - ARM hard float support > > Among the other improvements that are pending, what else would you > like to see in 0.9.4? I know there's a pending bug fix for wcsstr (and > perhaps the wcs* functions could use some checking in general). I have > asm for memcpy on i386 and x86_64 which could be committed. It might > also be desirable to get md5 and sha hash functions for crypt > integrated if anybody can provide efficient ones under appropriate > license. My understanding is that they're mainly for compatibility > with existing password hashes and otherwise inferrior to blowfish, so > I'd really like to focus on having them be small and unobtrusive at > the expense of some speed. > > Other requests? > > Rich Unit tests of some sort, it helps to document the code as well as stop some regressions.
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