Commit 192638ff authored by Niels Möller's avatar Niels Möller

NEWS fixes from Daiki Ueno.

parent cc3d8c46
......@@ -23,15 +23,15 @@ NEWS for the Nettle 3.6 release
enabled via CFLAGS (gcc --fcf-protection=full). Contributed
by H.J. Lu and Simo Sorce.
* A few new functions to improve support the Chacha variant
with 96-bit nonce and 32-bit block counter (the existing
functions use nonce and counter of 64-bit each), and
functions to set the counter. Contributed by Daiki Ueno.
* A few new functions to improve support for the Chacha
variant with 96-bit nonce and 32-bit block counter (the
existing functions use nonce and counter of 64-bit each),
and functions to set the counter. Contributed by Daiki Ueno.
* New interface, struct nettle_mac, for MAC (message
authentication) algorithms. This abstraction is only for
MACs that don't require a per-message nonce. For HMAC, the
key size is fixed, and equal the digest size of the
authentication code) algorithms. This abstraction is only
for MACs that don't require a per-message nonce. For HMAC,
the key size is fixed, and equal the digest size of the
underlying hash function.
Bug fixes:
......@@ -42,7 +42,7 @@ NEWS for the Nettle 3.6 release
* Fix configure check for __builtin_bswap64, the incorrect
check would result in link errors on platforms missing this
function. Patch contributed by by George Koehler.
function. Patch contributed by George Koehler.
* All use of old-fashioned suffix rules in the Makefiles have
been replaced with %-pattern rules. Nettle's use of suffix
......@@ -73,7 +73,7 @@ NEWS for the Nettle 3.6 release
The libhogweed.so library was also intended to be fully binary
compatible with nettle-3.5. However, the major version and the
soname are incremented anyway, to avoid upgrade problems with
recent Gnutls versions that depend on Nettle internals outside
recent GnuTLS versions that depend on Nettle internals outside
of the advertised ABI.
NEWS for the Nettle 3.5.1 release
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