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Given a threshold t, sharesecret splits a secret into parts, such that exactly t parts are needed to reconstruct the secret. If you have fewer parts you know only the approximate or exact length of the secret.

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  •  26 Jan 2001 18:31

    Release Notes: Splitting of sharesecret into several smaller and simpler programs, making the usage simpler. The limit of the number of parts is now higher than 65000.

    •  24 May 2000 15:36

      Release Notes: Sharesecret no longer uses GNU MP. If available, it uses GNU PG or /dev/random as a pseudo random number generator or arcfour as a fallback. The format of the parts has changed completly; old formats are not supported anymore.

      •  10 Mar 2000 11:55

        Release Notes: Initial public release.


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