|author||Adam Langley <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Thu Apr 13 11:38:40 2017 -0700|
|committer||Adam Langley <email@example.com>||Fri Apr 21 17:46:37 2017 +0000|
Move modes/ into the FIPS module The changes to delocate.go are needed because modes/ does things like return the address of a module function. Both of these need to be changed from referencing the GOT to using local symbols. Rather than testing whether |ghash| is |gcm_ghash_avx|, we can just keep that information in a flag. The test for |aesni_ctr32_encrypt_blocks| is more problematic, but I believe that it's superfluous and can be dropped: if you passed in a stream function that was semantically different from |aesni_ctr32_encrypt_blocks| you would already have a bug because |CRYPTO_gcm128_[en|de]crypt_ctr32| will handle a block at the end themselves, and assume a big-endian, 32-bit counter anyway. Change-Id: I68a84ebdab6c6006e11e9467e3362d7585461385 Reviewed-on: https://boringssl-review.googlesource.com/15064 Reviewed-by: Adam Langley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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