cryptobyte: add uint48 methods

Adds uint48 methods for cryptobyte.Builder and cryptobyte.String.
Supporting 48-bit unsigned integers is useful for working with protocols
that use them for sequence numbers, such as DTLS.

Fixes golang/go#61275

Change-Id: Ibe49422d37644b9212b28b123dc5e01850f7b05b
GitHub-Last-Rev: 11b388c240109c8f4ac23880645c901ce6d2f093
GitHub-Pull-Request: golang/crypto#265
Reviewed-by: Roland Shoemaker <>
Reviewed-by: Cherry Mui <>
Reviewed-by: qiulaidongfeng <>
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3 files changed
tree: 64eddcb4e2a4b2f1f269ad4b153ce938ae09e502
  1. acme/
  2. argon2/
  3. bcrypt/
  4. blake2b/
  5. blake2s/
  6. blowfish/
  7. bn256/
  8. cast5/
  9. chacha20/
  10. chacha20poly1305/
  11. cryptobyte/
  12. curve25519/
  13. ed25519/
  14. hkdf/
  15. internal/
  16. md4/
  17. nacl/
  18. ocsp/
  19. openpgp/
  20. otr/
  21. pbkdf2/
  22. pkcs12/
  23. poly1305/
  24. ripemd160/
  25. salsa20/
  26. scrypt/
  27. sha3/
  28. ssh/
  29. tea/
  30. twofish/
  31. x509roots/
  32. xtea/
  33. xts/
  34. .gitattributes
  35. .gitignore
  36. codereview.cfg
  38. go.mod
  39. go.sum

Go Cryptography

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This repository holds supplementary Go cryptography libraries.


The easiest way to install is to run go get -u You can also manually git clone the repository to $GOPATH/src/

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