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    SubjectRe: [patch 0/6] New Generic HW RNG (#2)
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    On Sunday 07 May 2006 16:38, Michael Buesch wrote:
    > Second try. Various fixes included. This does even compile (and work) now. :)
    >

    It would be good to give the patches more descriptive names, currently
    they all have the same subject lines, which is not really helpful.

    > The userspace RNG daemon can later be updated to select the RNG through
    > /sys/class/misc/hw_random/ for convenience. For now it is sufficient to
    > use cat and echo -n on the sysfs attributes.

    When you're making the behaviour of hw_random configurable, maybe you could
    also add an option to automatically use the current hw_random driver to
    feed the /dev/random entropy pool on systems where the administrator trusts
    its randomness.

    Arnd <><
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