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Re: openssl package with cpu optimized libraries released

Christoph Martin <martin@uni-mainz.de> writes:

> Optimisation is availlable at the moment for i486, i585, sparc-v9,
> alpha-ev4 and ev5. For Details see README.optimizations.
> There are currently no optimized libraries for i686 (Pentium III etc.)
> becaus of a bug in glibc (See
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=161788&repeatmerged=yes)
> A library in /usr/lib/i686 would be loaded on all i386 architectures.
> Therefore i686 has to use i386 libraries at the moment.

The bug is now resolved, so the current version of openssl includes
i686 libraries again. Also I tuned the sparc optimisation for v9 and
included one for v8 (although I don't know if the v8 directory is
used). The v9 code has a speedup of about factor 10 !!

Please test and give me some feedback.


Christoph Martin, EDV der Verwaltung, Uni-Mainz, Germany
 Internet-Mail:  Christoph.Martin@Uni-Mainz.DE
  Telefon: +49-6131-3926337

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