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SubjectRe: Add Geode HW RNG driver
On 12/05/06 22:46 +0200, "Michael Buesch" wrote:
> On Friday 12 May 2006 13:05, you wrote:
> > mb@bu3sch.de wrote:
> > > Signed-off-by: Michael Buesch <mb@bu3sch.de>
> > > Index: hwrng/drivers/char/hw_random/Kconfig
> > > ===================================================================
> > > --- hwrng.orig/drivers/char/hw_random/Kconfig 2006-05-08 00:11:59.000000000 +0200
> > > +++ hwrng/drivers/char/hw_random/Kconfig 2006-05-08 00:12:08.000000000 +0200
> > > @@ -35,3 +35,16 @@
> > > module will be called amd-rng.
> > >
> > > If unsure, say Y.
> > > +
> > > +config HW_RANDOM_GEODE
> > > + tristate "AMD Geode HW Random Number Generator support"
> > > + depends on HW_RANDOM && (X86 || IA64) && PCI
> > ^^^^^^^
> > IA64?
>
> I have no idea. I neither wrote the driver, nor do I have the device.
> So, drop IA64?

Wow - where did that come from? Yeah, drop it!

> > > + default y
> > > + ---help---
> > > + This driver provides kernel-side support for the Random Number
> > > + Generator hardware found on AMD Geode based motherboards.
> > > +
> > > + To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
> > > + module will be called geode-rng.
> >
> > You need to state which members of the Geode family have this hardware.
> > e.g., Is it only the Geode LX CPUs?
>
> Well, no idea. It was not stated in the existing old help text either.

Its just the Geode LX - that help text should be more specific in that
regard.

Regards,
Jordan

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Jordan Crouse
Senior Linux Engineer
AMD - Personal Connectivity Solutions Group
<www.amd.com/embeddedprocessors>

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