Dr Paul Dale
paul.dale at oracle.com
Fri Jan 17 23:27:03 UTC 2020
Okay, it looks like the consensus is option 3 — deprecate and forget.
As far as I can tell, they are only used (by us) in one place outside of libcrypto, so that will deprecate as well.
Dr Paul Dale | Distinguished Architect | Cryptographic Foundations
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> On 18 Jan 2020, at 6:53 am, Richard Levitte <levitte at openssl.org> wrote:
> Right. Such a KDF could be implemented elsewhere, as a separate project.
> Kurt Roeckx <kurt at roeckx.be> skrev: (17 januari 2020 21:35:00 CET)
>> On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 04:31:06PM +1000, Dr Paul Dale wrote:
>>> I’ve got several choices:
>>> Leave them public and unchanged — that is, don’t deprecate these two
>> functions yet.
>>> Deprecate them and add KDFs to replace them.
>>> Deprecate them, leave them alone and hope they go away painlessly at
>> some point.
>> I really see no point in adding something that we at the same time
>> would like to remove. Just deprecate it.
> Richard by mobile
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