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    SubjectRe: [PATCH][trivial] crypto: tcrypt - reduce stack size
    On Wed, 25 Feb 2009, Herbert Xu wrote:
    > On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 03:24:25PM +0100, Frank Seidel wrote:
    > > Herbert Xu wrote:
    > > >> - char output[1024];
    > > >
    > > > How about just making it static?
    > >
    > > Well, it was static before. But there
    > > are efforts to reduce current stack memory
    > > footprints.
    >
    > Well if it's static it won't be using any stack memory.

    Probably people should be reminded tcrypt can only be a module, not built-in,
    so it won't waste precious unswappable kernel memory if it's static.

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