Deciding what modes to keep.

Daniel Franke dfoxfranke at
Fri Sep 30 19:46:49 UTC 2016

On 9/30/16, Gary E. Miller <gem at> wrote:
> So any upward extensible is fine, but trivial back-compatibility is
> essential.

So what do you propose? We currently have insecure defaults. This must
change, and *tautologically*, such a change necessarily involves
breaking backward compatibility somewhere. I am proposing what I think
is smallest and least invasive of all possible changes which achieve
secure defaults. Do you disagree with this judgement?

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