On 24/02/2017 17:18, Lagi Pittas via use-livecode wrote:
Why does it need to be a part of the language and not a widget or a library stack which we can all fiddle with for our projects , which would make it more difficult for the bad boys to decrypt?
Cryptographic hash implementations have a lot of fairly strict requirements that make them extremely difficult to implement in a language like LiveCode. For example, they have to run in _exactly_ the same amount of time for the same number of bytes of input, no matter what those bytes are.
It would be good to have an external that provides a nice variety of cryptographic hashes, though.
Peter -- Dr Peter Brett <peter.br...@livecode.com> LiveCode Technical Project Manager lcb-mode for Emacs: https://github.com/peter-b/lcb-mode _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode