[Botan-devel] Small file ciphering speed

Mr Diggilin mr.diggilin at gmail.com
Fri Sep 26 06:58:19 EDT 2008

On Thu, 2008-09-25 at 13:20 -0400, Jack Lloyd wrote:
> I am almost tempted to suggest building Botan from source and seeing
> if that makes any difference. I have not really looked at how the SuSE
> packaging was done (actually in the last year I wasn't even entirely
> sure that SuSE was shipping Botan as I can't find anything on the
> site), but I know the packaging was done by a SuSE engineer for
> commercial customers who wanted it, and he contacted me a few times
> with questions about things and seemed to get it, so I would have
> thought everything would be fine, but now I'm slightly worried that
> the openSuSE package might just be badly miscompiled somehow.

Compiled 1.6.5 as downloaded from botan.randombit.net using GCC version
4.3-39.1. Statically linking it with the row_encryptor made no
detectable difference in speed.

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