Re: Salsa20 Fails cryptest v
Zooko O'Whielacronx <zooko <at> zooko.com>
2011-11-27 20:50:36 GMT
Oh, look this is a known bug that has been fixed by Wei Dai in trunk:
Sorry for incorrectly saying that nobody else had reported it.
On Sun, Nov 27, 2011 at 1:40 PM, Zooko O'Whielacronx <zooko <at> zooko.com> wrote:
> Hello Brad Tilley:
> Thanks for the report.
> Since the same problem hasn't been reported by anyone else, I wonder
> if it was a sporadic problem on your specific system, such as a
> hardware issue. Was the failure reproducible or sporadic?
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 7:10 AM, Brad Tilley <kj4eit <at> gmail.com> wrote:
>> I wanted to pass this along. It does not impact me, but I thought it
>> might others. I'm running Debian 6 Testing and while installing Crypto+
>> + from source (5.6.1) Salsa20 failed cryptest v. It was the only
>> failure to occur:
>> 678 Salsa validation suite running...
>> 680 Testing SymmetricCipher algorithm Salsa20.
>> 681 ......incorrectly encrypted: 5E5E71F90199340...
>> 683 Test failed.
>> 684 Skipping to next test.
>> 685 ....
>> 686 Testing SymmetricCipher algorithm XSalsa20.
>> 688 Tests complete. Total tests = 107. Failed tests = 1.
>> 689 SOME TESTS FAILED!
>> g++ --version
>> g++ (Debian 4.6.1-15) 4.6.1
>> I simply unzip the source, run `make` and `cryptest v` as a normal
>> user and then `make install` as root. I'll be glad to provide more
>> details about my build environment if that will be helpful.
>> You received this message because you are subscribed to the "Crypto++ Users" Google Group.
>> To unsubscribe, send an email to cryptopp-users-unsubscribe <at> googlegroups.com.
>> More information about Crypto++ and this group is available at http://www.cryptopp.com.
You received this message because you are subscribed to the "Crypto++ Users" Google Group.
To unsubscribe, send an email to cryptopp-users-unsubscribe <at> googlegroups.com.
More information about Crypto++ and this group is available at http://www.cryptopp.com.