Review of AEAD Encryption API Project; concluding December 5, 2008
hartmans at MIT.EDU
Mon Nov 24 16:53:32 EST 2008
>>>>> "Nicolas" == Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at sun.com> writes:
Nicolas> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 03:17:32PM -0500, Sam Hartman
>> >>>>> "Love" == Love Hörnquist Åstrand <lha at kth.se>
Love> I find this very un-important since what matters is the
Love> gss-api interface.
>> Well, if we're going to have any hope of doing the gss-api
>> interface, we need a krb5 layer interface for the gss-api
>> library to call.
>> I split these into two projects because the krb5 layer code
>> reached stability faster than the gss-layer code. The gss
>> project has not been sent out for review yet because the
>> write-up is not quite ready.
Nicolas> Understood, but it will not be possible to complete a
Nicolas> review of the krb5 API until the details of the GSS-API
Nicolas> in-place crypto extensions are published.
O, I completely understand. Much of the information is available in
the Projects/GSSAPI DCE project. I expect that project will be ready
for review tomorrow once I get the API details there. Actually,
testing plan may hold us up, but I definitely expect to have a
complete API there tomorrow.
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