[Bro-Dev] Bloom filter interface

Robin Sommer robin at icir.org
Wed Jun 5 08:03:33 PDT 2013

I already talked to Matthias but for the record, this looks good to

One more question:

On Tue, Jun 04, 2013 at 15:24 -0700, you wrote:

> (4) bloomfilter_merge(bf1: opaque of bloomfilter, bf2: opaque of
> bloomfilter) : bool

Is this merging bf2 into bf1? Would it make sense to return a new
"opaque of bloomfilter" instead? Alternatively, we might need a
bloomfilter_copy() for the case that one wants to merge without
destroying any of the original filters.


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