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Subject: Re: ed25519 and curve25519 for key exchange

Re: ed25519 and curve25519 for key exchange

From: Peter Stuge <peter_at_stuge.se>
Date: Thu, 3 Apr 2014 19:47:14 +0200

Clemens Gruber wrote:
> So my question is: Did anyone already think about implementing support
> for ed25519 keys and curve25519 key exchange in libssh2 to be compatible
> with OpenSSH >= 6.5 ?

I agree that it would be nice to support these in libssh2.

> using djb's NaCl library for that purpose might be an option:
> http://nacl.cace-project.eu

It is, and there are also one or two other implementations.
IIRC OpenSSH doesn't use NaCl but something else.

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