[lkml]   [2006]   [Dec]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.20-rc1] xfrm: Algorithm lookup using .compat name
From: Herbert Xu <>
Date: Sat, 23 Dec 2006 08:04:46 +1100

> On Fri, Dec 22, 2006 at 05:26:43PM +0100, Martin Willi wrote:
> > Installing an IPsec SA using old algorithm names (.compat) does not work
> > if the algorithm is not already loaded. When not using the PF_KEY
> > interface, algorithms are not preloaded in xfrm_probe_algs() and
> > installing a IPsec SA fails.
> Good catch. Thanks Martin!


Martin, please be careful with future patch submissions, your
email client corrupted up the patch by adding newlines and
changing tab characters into spaces, so I had to add the patch
by hand.

Herbert, this fix is only needed for 2.6.20 correct? I assume
it was added by the 2.6.20 crypto layer merge, right?

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2006-12-29 06:33    [W:0.036 / U:1.328 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site