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comment Create a field in PBC
Thanks. RELIC actually did what I was looking for and it was very easy to work with.
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@imichaelmiers, Thanks for introducing relic. it actually does what I was looking for and it is pretty straightforward to use it. You can write your comment as an answer and I'll accept it.
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@imichaelmiers tnx. I go look into them. I remember Relic is still in alpha testing phase, right?
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I think I read somewhere that Discrete Log problem can be modelled in Elliptic Curve computation setting. Also, I think PBc is an efficient library that can do elliptic curve computations, so ...
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My question more about this mapping of concepts.
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Thank you. I edit the question to remove the emphasize on Integers. Can you point to a resource or if you describe to me how to map the concept of multiplication in a single group to operations of pairing?
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I found the function "element_from_hash" which apparently takes an integer as seed and creates an appropriate element. So, my main question, is how to map my problem (described above), to PBC context. Thanks :)
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@minar Actually int is that important to me. What I meant was sort some sort of type that I can manipulate. Not a struct or ...
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@RickyDemer tnx. Let's forget about integers for a moment Can you tell me what's the deal with this "pairing"? I have read some general description about it, But I cannot relate it to a finite group!
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