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From: Stephan Mueller <>
To: "'Herbert Xu'" <>
Cc: "'Quentin Gouchet'" <>,
	Daniel Borkmann <>,
	"'LKML'" <>,,
	"'Linux API'" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v12 1/2] crypto: AF_ALG: add AEAD support
Date: Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:10:58 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Am Donnerstag, 29. Januar 2015, 21:24:45 schrieb Stephan Mueller:

Hi Herbert,

> This patch adds the AEAD support for AF_ALG.
> The implementation is based on algif_skcipher, but contains heavy
> modifications to streamline the interface for AEAD uses.
> To use AEAD, the user space consumer has to use the salg_type named
> "aead".

I just saw Al Viro's patch to use the iov_iter API in algif_skcipher.c. I 
looked at it but lacked documentation for using it properly. Now I have a 
template that I will incorporate into algif_aead.c


  reply	other threads:[~2015-02-05 15:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-01-29 20:23 [PATCH v12 0/2] crypto: AF_ALG: add AEAD and RNG support Stephan Mueller
2015-01-29 20:24 ` [PATCH v12 1/2] crypto: AF_ALG: add AEAD support Stephan Mueller
2015-02-05 15:10   ` Stephan Mueller [this message]
2015-02-27  9:49     ` Herbert Xu
2015-02-27 10:26       ` Stephan Mueller
2015-02-27 18:34         ` Tadeusz Struk
2015-02-27 18:54           ` Stephan Mueller
2015-01-29 20:26 ` [PATCH v12 2/2] crypto: AF_ALG: enable AEAD interface compilation Stephan Mueller

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