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Re: ECC.pm ecc_encrypt $message clear text is limited in length

by roboticus (Chancellor)
on Feb 08, 2018 at 03:07 UTC ( #1208676=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to ECC.pm ecc_encrypt $message clear text is limited in length

JalapenoBob:

I've not used Crypt::PK::ECC before, but on reading the documentation, it looks like you don't need the second argument on encrypt since you provided the public key file in the constructor.

Update: OK, I installed it and tried it out myself. I'm not having any luck yet. I'll update again if I can make something interesting happen.

Update 2: After digging around in the tests and source code a little, I haven't been able to come up with anything that works. I get the same problem: I can encrypt/decrypt very short strings (up to 20 characters), but once I hit the twenty-first character, I get "Invalid hash specified".

...roboticus

When your only tool is a hammer, all problems look like your thumb.

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Re^2: ECC.pm ecc_encrypt $message clear text is limited in length
by JalapenoBob (Initiate) on Feb 08, 2018 at 04:05 UTC
    @roboticus, thanks, any help is appreciated! ...JalapenoBob

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