[PYTHON-CRYPTO] Existing python APIs
michael at STROEDER.COM
Fri Feb 16 23:55:24 CET 2001
Jeremy Hylton wrote:
> >>>>> "AA" == Andrew Archibald <aarchiba at yahoo.com> writes:
> AA> Hi, It seems like it would be useful to take a look at existing
> AA> pthon APIs before attempting to design a unified one.
> Would something based on the Java crypto APIs make sense? I am not
> familiar with them, except that I'm aware they exist. Using the same
> API for Python would certainly make life easy for Jython users.
Yes, JCE was my starting point. I do not plan to reinvent the wheel
> If people who are familiar with the Java APIs don't think we should
> use them, it would be interesting to know why. Are there any lessons
> learned from the Java project?
Hmm, we should check out if there are any problems with intellectual
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