Re: [pkg-cryptsetup-devel] Bug#541835: crypto configuration /dependencies broken

From: Herbert Xu
Date: Wed Sep 02 2009 - 23:22:48 EST

Jonas Meurer <jonas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> i guess the best solution would be to improve the module dependency
> system. cipher meta-modules like 'aes' should depend on all available
> implementations. same for ivciphers, hashs, rng implementations etc.

We already do that for algorithms at least, they should all have
aliases of the form "ALG" or "ALG-all".

Things like chainiv/eseqiv should just be included always. There
are unlikely to be any new algorithms of that type.

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