[nncp-devel] [EN] NNCP 1.0 release announcement

From: Sergey Matveev <stargrave_at_domain.hidden>
Date: Sat, 2 Dec 2017 19:29:54 +0300
Message-ID: <20171202162954.GA56543_at_domain.hidden>
I am pleased to announce NNCP 1.0 release availability!

NNCP (Node to Node copy) is a collection of utilities simplifying
secure store-and-forward files and mail exchanging.

This utilities are intended to help build up small size (dozens of
nodes) ad-hoc friend-to-friend (F2F) statically routed darknet networks
for fire-and-forget secure reliable files, file requests and Internet
mail transmission. All packets are integrity checked, end-to-end
encrypted (E2EE), explicitly authenticated by known participants public
keys. Onion encryption is applied to relayed packets. Each node acts
both as a client and server, can use push and poll behaviour model.

Out-of-box offline sneakernet/floppynet, dead drops, sequential and
append-only CD-ROM/tape storages, air-gapped computers support. But
online TCP daemon with full-duplex resumable data transmission exists.

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The main improvements for that release are:

* *Incompatible* encrypted packet format changes. Older versions are not
* nncp-bundle command can either create stream of encrypted packets, or
  digest it. It is useful when dealing with stdin/stdout based
  transmission methods (like writing to CD-ROM without intermediate
  prepared ISO image and working with tape drives).
* nncp-toss is able to create .seen files preventing duplicate packets
* Single background checksum verifier worker is allowed in nncp-call.
  This is helpful when thousands of small inbound packets could create
  many goroutines.
* Ability to override path to spool directory and logfile through either
  command line argument, or environment variable.
* nncp-rm is able to delete outbound/inbound, .seen, .part, .lock and
  temporary files.

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NNCP's home page is: http://www.nncpgo.org/
Also available as I2P service:

Source code and its signature for that version can be found here:

    http://www.nncpgo.org/download/nncp-1.0.tar.xz (987 KiB)

SHA256 hash: 68BF7803 CD25F59A 56D9FD6C 695002B5 BFBAF591 8A6583F4 3139FC28 CA1AB4AF
GPG key ID: 0x2B25868E75A1A953 NNCP releases <releases_at_domain.hidden>
Fingerprint: 92C2 F0AE FE73 208E 46BF  F3DE 2B25 868E 75A1 A953

Please send questions regarding the use of NNCP, bug reports and patches
to mailing list: https://lists.cypherpunks.ru/pipermail/nncp-devel/

Sergey Matveev (http://www.stargrave.org/)
OpenPGP: CF60 E89A 5923 1E76 E263  6422 AE1A 8109 E498 57EF

Received on 2017-12-02 16:29:54 UTC

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