[tor-dev] Proposal 284: Hidden Service v3 Control Port

Damian Johnson atagar at torproject.org
Tue Nov 7 19:59:25 UTC 2017

> Not entirely true actually, if we do that, the old Stem won't be able to
> pickup the descriptor ID from new Tor... So how do you suggest to proceed with
> backward compat? Just a new field like "DESCRIPTOR_ID=" and we leave the
> "DescriptorID" in duplicating the information for v2 descriptors? Kinda seems
> weird.

Hi David. Meejah was right that there seems to be a misunderstanding
here. I only commented about it because the DESCRIPTOR_ID was part of
your proposal. If it's just citing an existing part of the spec then
no worries. :)

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