Commit c6f38f5f authored by Niels Möller's avatar Niels Möller
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Updated release plans.

parent bf587cd5
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<h1> Plan for the Nettle-2.7 release </h1> <h1> Plan for the Nettle-2.7 release </h1>
<h2> Code </h2> <h2> Code </h2>
<p class='should'> <p class='done'>
Support older GMP versions, as far as practical. Support older GMP versions, as far as practical.
</p> </p>
<p class='should'> <p class='done'>
Make use of GMP's mpn_cnd_add_n and mpn_sub_n (which will be Make use of GMP's mpn_cnd_add_n and mpn_sub_n (which will be
available in the next GMP release). available in the next GMP release).
</p> </p>
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</p> </p>
<h2> Documentation </h2> <h2> Documentation </h2>
<p class='should'> <p class='done'>
Document new ECC functions. Document new ECC functions.
</p> </p>
<p class='should'> <p class='should'>
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<li class='should'> sparc64-solaris10</li> <li class='should'> sparc64-solaris10</li>
</ul> </ul>
<h1> Plans for nettle-3.0 </h1> <h1> Plans for nettle-2.8 </h1>
<p> nettle-2.8 is intended to be a minor API cleanup, with few new
features. </p>
<h2> Interface changes </h2> <h2> Interface changes </h2>
<p class='should'> <p class='should'>
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nettle library, with nettle_ prefix on the symbols, and no nettle library, with nettle_ prefix on the symbols, and no
AC_REPLACE_FUNCS. AC_REPLACE_FUNCS.
</p> </p>
<p class='should'>
Use the type <tt>uint64_t</tt> for 64-bit block counts in all hash
functions.
</p>
<p class='should'>
Move some internal-use macros from macros.h to nettle-internal.h.
</p>
<h1> Plans for nettle-3.0 </h1>
<p> These are some larger API changes under consideration. </p>
<h2> Interface changes </h2>
<p class='should'> <p class='should'>
For Merkle-Damgaard hash functions, separate the state and the For Merkle-Damgaard hash functions, separate the state and the
buffering. E.g., when using them for HMAC keyed "inner" and buffering. E.g., when using them for HMAC keyed "inner" and
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