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Subject: Re: [boost] [endian] Use in Hash algorithms
From: Tomas Puverle (tomas.puverle_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-05-28 12:26:43

> Popular hash algorithms (MD5, SHA, ...) involve a preprocessing stage
> to turn bytes (or individual bits) into (32- or 64-bit) words, using a
> certain byte (and bit) order.


Hi Scott,

I am sorry but I can't speak intelligently about the suitability of my endian
implementation for this particular purpose.
Perhaps someone else with some experience in cryptographic hash functions can
I didn't want to just ignore your comment but this simply isn't an area of my


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