Re: State of NewHash work, future directions, and discussion
- Date: Sat, 09 Jun 2018 23:26:34 +0200
- From: Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: State of NewHash work, future directions, and discussion
On Sat, Jun 09 2018, brian m. carlson wrote:
> Since there's been a lot of questions recently about the state of the
> NewHash work, I thought I'd send out a summary.
Thanks for all your work on this.
> I know that we have long tried to avoid discussing the specific
> algorithm to use, in part because the last discussion generated more
> heat than light, and settled on referring to it as NewHash for the time
> being. However, I think it's time to pick this topic back up, since I
> can't really continue work in this direction without us picking a
> If people are interested, I've done some analysis on availability of
> implementations, performance, and other attributes described in the
> transition plan and can send that to the list.
Let's see it!