Re: [ACRYPTO] New asynchronous crypto layer (acrypto) release.

From: Evgeniy Polyakov
Date: Fri Sep 29 2006 - 06:52:05 EST

On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 12:17:58PM +0200, Samuel Tardieu (sam@xxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> >>>>> "Evgeniy" == Evgeniy Polyakov <johnpol@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> Evgeniy> Hello. I'm pleased to announce asynchronous crypto layer
> Evgeniy> (acrypto) [1] release for 2.6.18 kernel tree. Acrypto allows
> Evgeniy> to handle crypto requests asynchronously in hardware.
> Would userspace programs benefit from this patch? In particular, would
> OpenSSL get better performances on Via nehemiah CPUs or does it need
> to be patched?

Userspace supports Via Nehemiah CPUs crypto engine quite for a long time
without any external patching.

> Sam
> --
> Samuel Tardieu -- sam@xxxxxxxxxxx --

Evgeniy Polyakov
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