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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] lib/libcrc32c implementation
    Clay Haapala wrote:
    > On Mon, 22 Mar 2004, Jeff Garzik spake thusly:
    >
    >>Clay Haapala wrote:
    >>
    >>>This patch agains 2.6.4 kernel code implements the CRC32C
    >>>algorithm. The routines are based on the same design as the
    >>>existing CRC32 code. Licensing is intended to be identical (GPL).
    >>>The immediate customer of this code is the wrapper code in
    >>>crypto/crc32c, available in another patch.
    >>
    >>
    >>Why not call it 'crc32c' like its cousin crc32, rather than the
    >>less-similar 'libcrc32c'? Violates the Principle of Least Surprise
    >>;-)
    >>
    >> Jeff
    >
    >
    > The module under crypto is call "crc32c", which would conflict, UIASM.

    Fair enough...

    Jeff




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