[tor-dev] Proposal 214: Allow 4-byte circuit IDs in a new link protocol
karsten at torproject.org
Sat Nov 10 17:13:29 UTC 2012
On 11/10/12 11:50 AM, Tim Wilde wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 9:36 PM, Nick Mathewson <nickm at freehaven.net> wrote:
>> 2.1. Better allocation of circuitID space
>> In the current Tor design, circuit ID allocation is determined by
>> whose RSA public key has the lower modulus. How ridiculous!
>> Instead, I propose that when the version 4 link protocol is in use,
>> the connection initiator use the low half of the circuit ID space,
>> and the responder use the low half of the circuit ID space.
> Shouldn't this say "the responder use the high half of the circuit ID
Yes. Nick already fixed this in the torspec.git repository:
- and the responder use the low half of the circuit ID space.
+ and the responder use the high half of the circuit ID space.
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