Camellia block cipher don't work on current developers' releases 2.3.x.

Yoshisato YANAGISAWA yanagisawa at
Sat May 10 05:51:53 CEST 2008

On 2008/05/03 3:19, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Fri,  2 May 2008 17:03, yanagisawa at said:
>> Not only this statements detects camellia block cipher but also m4
>> script in lgl/m4.  As far as I tested, gc-camellia.m4 in lgl/m4 also
> Wouldn't it be easier to just drop these extra tests and require
> libgcrypt 1.4.0?  There are no plans to ever drop Camellia from
> libgcrypt.

Although the script has nothing to do with enabling or disabling
Camellia, dropping the script should be a good idea.  Requiring
libgcrypt >= 1.4.0 will also simplify the m4 script like gc-md5.m4 if
gc-camellia.m4 remained.

> The only case where it would not be available are builds for embedded
> platforms with explicitly disabled support for some algorithms.  The
> first test should catch this case.

I agree with this.

Yoshisato Yanagisawa (Dr.Sc.) <yanagisawa at>

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