[Opendnssec-develop] Botan version

Rickard Bellgrim rickard at opendnssec.org
Fri Jul 1 12:58:34 UTC 2011

On Fri, Jul 1, 2011 at 2:07 PM, Roland van Rijswijk
<Roland.vanRijswijk at surfnet.nl> wrote:
> Hi Rickard,
> On 1 jul 2011, at 14:04, Rickard Bellgrim wrote:
>> Before I committed the code today, SoftHSM did not reuse the PK_Signer
>> object. It worked ok in Botan 1.8.X, but it would get some performance
>> issues in Botan 1.9 and Botan 1.10.
>> I realized however that there is a bug in Botan prior to the latest
>> releases that caused a problem when you reuse the object and where
>> running EMSA3(RAW) (== CKM_RSA_PKCS).
>> Should I increase the required Botan version or try to detect which
>> version are used and then apply the optimization?
> I would say try to detect the version; pre-built packages for distributions tend to lag behind the release cycle of products so it would be prudent to make this optional for the time being.

Fixed in r5277

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