Subject: /etc/primes (was: CVS commit: basesrc)
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-security
Date: 05/27/2001 20:37:03
On Sun, May 27, 2001 at 02:24:22AM +0300, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:
> Module Name:	basesrc
> Committed By:	itojun
> Date:		Sat May 26 23:24:22 UTC 2001
> Update of /cvsroot/basesrc/crypto/dist/ssh
> In directory
> Log Message:
> prime table for OpenSSH, from OpenBSD etc/primes

Hmmm, there is no documentation about this file.
sshd(8) only decribes this:
Contains Diffie-Hellman groups used for the "Diffie-Hellman Group Exchange".

Nothing more about the format.

How do we know that the imported file is okay and how do we generate a new one?