Commit 5d0ecbcc authored by Niels Möller's avatar Niels Möller

Minor improvements.

Rev: nettle/NEWS:1.11
parent 5819cf53
...@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release ...@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release
Licensing change: Licensing change:
* Relicensed as LGPL v2.1 or later. * Relicensed as LGPL v2.1 or later (user's option).
* Replaced blowfish and serpent implementation. New code is * Replaced blowfish and serpent implementation. New code is
based on the LGPLed code in libgcrypt. based on the LGPLed code in libgcrypt.
...@@ -15,8 +15,9 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release ...@@ -15,8 +15,9 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release
contributed by Daniel Kahn Gillmor. contributed by Daniel Kahn Gillmor.
* New tool nettle-hash. Can generate hash digests using any * New tool nettle-hash. Can generate hash digests using any
supported hash function, with output compatible to programs supported hash function, with output compatible with md5sum
like md5sum. Checking (like md5sum -c) not yet implemented. and friends from GNU coreutils. Checking (like md5sum -c)
not yet implemented.
Bug fixes: Bug fixes:
...@@ -24,14 +25,13 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release ...@@ -24,14 +25,13 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release
yours truly about ten years ago). New serpent implementation yours truly about ten years ago). New serpent implementation
does not interoperate with earlier versions of nettle. does not interoperate with earlier versions of nettle.
* Fixed ABI-dependent libdir default for linux-based systems * Fixed ABI-dependent libdir default for Linux-based systems
which do not follow the conventions Linux File Hierarchy which do not follow the Linux File Hierarchy Standard, e.g.,
Standard, e.g., Debian GNU/linux. Debian GNU/Linux.
Optimizations: Optimizations:
* x86_64 implemention of serpent_encrypt (serpent_decrypt not * x86_64 implemention of serpent.
yet done).
* x86_64 implemention of camellia. * x86_64 implemention of camellia.
...@@ -39,9 +39,9 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release ...@@ -39,9 +39,9 @@ NEWS for the 2.2 release
Miscellaneous: Miscellaneous:
* In command line tools, don't use -? for requesting help, * In command line tools, no longer support -? for requesting
since it's a bit dangerous without shell quoting. Use long help, since using it without shell quoting is a dangerous
option --help instead. habit. Use long option --help instead.
The shared library names are libnettle.so.4.1 and The shared library names are libnettle.so.4.1 and
libhogweed.so.2.1, with sonames libnettle.so.4 and libhogweed.so.2.1, with sonames libnettle.so.4 and
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