Reg missing rc4-ia64.pl in openssl 1.1.1
levitte at openssl.org
Wed May 29 20:53:01 UTC 2019
On Wed, 29 May 2019 19:39:38 +0200,
ramakrushna mishra wrote:
> In Openssl 1.1.1, the file "rc4-ia64.pl" is missing. This cause degradation of performance on
> AIX. Is this intentional for deprecating the support for RC4 ?
It got remove as part of a larger cleanup commit:
Author: Rich Salz <rsalz at openssl.org>
Date: Thu Jun 15 12:03:40 2017 -0400
Cleanup some copyright stuff
Remove some incorrect copyright references.
Move copyright to standard place
Add OpenSSL copyright where missing.
Remove copyrighted file that we don't use any more
Remove Itanium assembler for RC4 and MD5 (assembler versions of old and
weak algorithms for an old chip)
Standardize apps/rehash copyright comment; approved by Timo
Put dual-copyright notice on mkcert
Reviewed-by: Richard Levitte <levitte at openssl.org>
(Merged from https://github.com/openssl/openssl/pull/3691)
> Similarly If I build Openssl 1.1.1 on nt64 with flags "enable-weak-ssl-ciphers" and "
> enable-deprecated" , I witness degrade in performance. Could you please help me understand how
> these flags can be related to speed test of all ciphers and digests ?
Degradation, compared to what?
Richard Levitte levitte at openssl.org
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