[tor-bugs] #23232 [Core Tor/Tor]: misleading log message related to used SSL vendor

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#23232: misleading log message related to used SSL vendor
 Reporter:  toralf        |          Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement   |         Status:  needs_information
 Priority:  Low           |      Milestone:  Tor: unspecified
Component:  Core Tor/Tor  |        Version:  Tor:
 Severity:  Trivial       |     Resolution:
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Comment (by yawning):

 > Why should LibreSSL include more than one ECDH implementation?

 Ask the LibreSSL developers that question, they ship several.

 As far as I can tell, if the  tor warning message is getting displayed on
 a LibreSSL system, the library isn't using any of the fast EC
 implementations that are present in the source tree (agl's or


Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/23232#comment:5>
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