SMB3 encryption performance
asn at samba.org
Tue Feb 17 08:01:38 MST 2015
On Sunday 15 February 2015 11:25:16 Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 14, 2015 at 03:41:46PM -0500, Michael Ledford wrote:
> > There are a few libraries that can provide CPU optimization for AES.
> > Here are a few which might fit.
> > If you are looking for a C based library then libgcrypt
> > <http://www.gnu.org/software/libgcrypt/> might be a good choice.
> Thanks. I've already found libgcrypt, it seems to be part of
> the gpg suite. The question I have is broader: libcrypt,
> mozilla nss, probably some Kerberos base libs,
> open/libressl/, etc all offer AES. What do we want to put
> development effort on? Not so much a question to you,
> Michael, but rather more to the broader audience here, in
> particular for example Simo, Andrew and others involved with
Forget libgcrypt, it is one of the most horrible APIs out there. It is simply
a pain for every programmer. We have libgcrypt in libssh and I want to get rid
If you prefer something which is LGPL, then use nettle . GnuTLS switched
from libgcrypt to libnettle ...
libcrypt from OpenSSL is another options. libressl is not in any distribution
Andreas Schneider GPG-ID: CC014E3D
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