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RFC 4880, "OpenPGP Message Format", November 2007

Note: This RFC has been updated by RFC 5581

Source of RFC: openpgp (sec)

Errata ID: 5491
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Editorial
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Marco Bellaccini
Date Reported: 2018-09-04
Held for Document Update by: Benjamin Kaduk
Date Held: 2019-06-12

Section 6.1 says:

#define CRC24_POLY 0x1864CFBL

It should say:

#define CRC24_POLY 0x864CFBL


In the C reference implementation of CRC-24, the generator used does not match the specification in Section 6, though the final masking step avoids a functional difference.

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