[Drbd-dev] drbd 2.6.19 crypto changes

Ard van Breemen ard at kwaak.net
Thu Jan 11 15:38:45 CET 2007

On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 05:23:46PM +0100, Philipp Reisner wrote:
> Here is the result of my work, maybe you can test it with a new
> kernel ? -- I only tested it on an old kernel with the old
> API.
> My idea was to have wrappers that look like the new API for the
> old kernels, and make DRBD to use the new API in the DRBD code.
> PS: In case you test it, please post the outcome.
drbd0: Writing meta data super block now.

crypto type=3
drbd0: conn( StandAlone -> Unconnected ) 

I got the message "not a digest", which is correct.
We are using CRYPTO_TYPE_HASH, which in turn uses

Eh, never mind my babling, just this:

> -		if (crypto_tfm_alg_type(tfm) != CRYPTO_ALG_TYPE_DIGEST) {
> +		if (crypto_tfm_alg_type(crypto_hash_tfm(tfm)) != CRYPTO_ALG_TYPE_DIGEST) {
>  			retcode=CRAMAlgNotDigest;
>  			goto fail;
>  		}


then it probably works (I've removed the goto fail and just
printed the type, which was a HASH :-) ).

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