poly1305: improve performance with asm for ppc64le

This adds an asm implementation for poly1305 on ppc64le, based on
the amd64 asm implementation using the mac interface.

The improvements on a power8 based on the poly1305 benchmarks are:

    name              old time/op   new time/op    delta
    64                  172ns ± 0%      78ns ± 0%   -54.77%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    1K                 1.47µs ± 0%    0.59µs ± 0%   -59.69%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    2M                 2.84ms ± 0%    1.12ms ± 0%   -60.47%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    64Unaligned         172ns ± 0%      78ns ± 0%   -54.59%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    1KUnaligned        1.47µs ± 0%    0.59µs ± 0%   -59.69%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    2MUnaligned        2.84ms ± 0%    1.13ms ± 0%   -60.23%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write64             100ns ± 0%      46ns ± 0%   -53.80%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write1K            1.40µs ± 0%    0.56µs ± 0%   -59.90%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write2M            2.84ms ± 0%    1.12ms ± 0%   -60.46%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write64Unaligned    100ns ± 0%      46ns ± 0%   -53.60%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write1KUnaligned   1.40µs ± 0%    0.56µs ± 0%   -59.90%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)
    Write2MUnaligned   2.84ms ± 0%    1.13ms ± 0%   -60.22%  (p=1.000 n=1+1)

Change-Id: I77cc9bb3645a6b1a6edc414b5651dc37ae4a7410
Reviewed-on: https://go-review.googlesource.com/c/crypto/+/173421
Run-TryBot: Lynn Boger <laboger@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
TryBot-Result: Gobot Gobot <gobot@golang.org>
Reviewed-by: Michael Munday <mike.munday@ibm.com>
4 files changed
tree: bf6065e606b84170088d78e2dca090666289a8e7
  1. .gitattributes
  2. .gitignore
  3. AUTHORS
  4. CONTRIBUTING.md
  5. CONTRIBUTORS
  6. LICENSE
  7. PATENTS
  8. README.md
  9. acme/
  10. argon2/
  11. bcrypt/
  12. blake2b/
  13. blake2s/
  14. blowfish/
  15. bn256/
  16. cast5/
  17. chacha20poly1305/
  18. codereview.cfg
  19. cryptobyte/
  20. curve25519/
  21. ed25519/
  22. go.mod
  23. go.sum
  24. hkdf/
  25. internal/
  26. md4/
  27. nacl/
  28. ocsp/
  29. openpgp/
  30. otr/
  31. pbkdf2/
  32. pkcs12/
  33. poly1305/
  34. ripemd160/
  35. salsa20/
  36. scrypt/
  37. sha3/
  38. ssh/
  39. tea/
  40. twofish/
  41. xtea/
  42. xts/
README.md

Go Cryptography

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