Re: [viff-devel] Optimizing preprocessing

2009-10-22 Thread Janus Dam Nielsen
On 21/10/2009, at 20.28, Marcel Keller wrote: Martin Geisler wrote: Janus Dam Nielsen janus.niel...@alexandra.dk writes: Hi Marcel, I am not opposed to your suggestion. However I would like to point out that in VIFF you compute on shares and not field elements! Well, we've actually made

Re: [viff-devel] Optimizing preprocessing

2009-10-21 Thread Marcel Keller
Martin Geisler wrote: Janus Dam Nielsen janus.niel...@alexandra.dk writes: Hi Marcel, I am not opposed to your suggestion. However I would like to point out that in VIFF you compute on shares and not field elements! Well, we've actually made the outer runtime interfaces in such a way that

Re: [viff-devel] Optimizing preprocessing

2009-10-09 Thread Janus Dam Nielsen
Hi Marcel, I am not opposed to your suggestion. However I would like to point out that in VIFF you compute on shares and not field elements!. Computing directly on the field elements is hacking the abstractions of VIFF. Computation on field elements or rather the representation of a Share

Re: [viff-devel] Optimizing preprocessing

2009-10-09 Thread Marcel Keller
Hi Janus, I am not opposed to your suggestion. However I would like to point out that in VIFF you compute on shares and not field elements!. Computing directly on the field elements is hacking the abstractions of VIFF. I don't think so. Since I work with VIFF, it treats field elements as