Greetings! This is to announce the creation of the
Frequently Asked Questions document for the Crypto++ library.
Well almost... in fact, what we have is a
structure/tool for the collection and browsing of questions and answers. It is
organised into categories and sub-categories relevant to the Crypto++
library. All that is missing is the content - which is where you come
We are using an easy-to-use Perl/CGI tool
called the Faq-O-Matic which has two functions:
1. provide a decent browsing and searching tool for
2. allow contributions to be easily submitted from
members of the Crypto++ community.
So, in future, please check the FAQ before asking a
question, and consider updating the FAQ when you get a satisfactory
I have volunteered to be the administrator (which
means keeping the Faq-O-Matic going). If you are interested in taking over the
moderation of a sub-part of it (from an editorial stand-point) please offer.
There are also opportunities for experienced
Crypto++ developers to 'seed' the FAQ with tutorial-type