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On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 3:57 AM, Robin H. Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The SHA512 algorithm is available in Python 2.5, which has been a
> dependency of Portage since approximately Python 18.104.22.168.
I hate to nitpick, but I believe you meant Portage in that line.
However, great work on this GLEP, you've put forth some good solid
research into it.
I do hope that we don't intend on settling on SHA512 as the end all
solution as well. We should retain a method for bumping the hashing
algorithm used when the SHA-3 family becomes available.