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Re: Defaults: Getting concrete (round 2)

From: Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:58:13 -0700
Message-ID: <CACvaWvah7JdhSaG9JJPy940g5YT2TRgNpkef5s7Gm+4gidyR-w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Richard Barnes <rbarnes@bbn.com>
Cc: Wan-Teh Chang <wtc@google.com>, Web Cryptography Working Group <public-webcrypto@w3.org>
On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 4:50 PM, Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 4:36 PM, Richard Barnes <rbarnes@bbn.com> wrote:
>> As I've argued above, the implementation complexity is trivial, random generation plus maybe a counter.  It's not clear to me how you think this is inconsistent, given that there are already defaults for some parameters already (e.g. tagLength).  The only difference is that these are reset per operation.
>>
>
> Good point. This seems like an oversight that tagLength has a default
> - it should be removed, to be consistent.

Fixed in https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/webcrypto-api/rev/2e20b3e4666f
Received on Monday, 22 April 2013 23:58:40 UTC

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