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0007138GNUnetDHT servicepublic2022-01-03 14:40
Reporterschanzen Assigned ToChristian Grothoff  
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityhave not tried
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Target Version0.16.0Fixed in Version0.16.0 
Summary0007138: Calculation closest peer is inconsistent with distance metric
DescriptionThe distance metric is calculated very differently from how we check if our own peer is the closest peer:

While the distance metric (0007136) checks matching bits, checking if we are the closest peer to a key only checks for matching suffix lengths.
IMO GDS_am_closest_peer should do a distance comparison (which may use suffix matching for bucket selection for efficiency).
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Christian Grothoff

2022-01-03 14:40

manager   ~0018625

I think this is resolved.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-12-31 15:01 schanzen New Issue
2021-12-31 15:01 schanzen Status new => assigned
2021-12-31 15:01 schanzen Assigned To => Christian Grothoff
2021-12-31 15:02 schanzen Description Updated
2021-12-31 15:03 schanzen Description Updated
2022-01-03 14:40 Christian Grothoff Status assigned => resolved
2022-01-03 14:40 Christian Grothoff Resolution open => fixed
2022-01-03 14:40 Christian Grothoff Fixed in Version => 0.16.0
2022-01-03 14:40 Christian Grothoff Note Added: 0018625