Bug 481175 - need to backport several ansi_cprng patches
need to backport several ansi_cprng patches
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Neil Horman
Red Hat Kernel QE team
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Reported: 2009-01-22 11:05 EST by Neil Horman
Modified: 2009-09-02 05:00 EDT (History)
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Description Neil Horman 2009-01-22 11:05:29 EST
Description of problem:
need to backport commit 2566578a6feb9d9e39da41326afe8ed6022db3c5 so that we can reset DT value

need to backport commit to force panic on continuous test failure for cprng (when accepted upstream)

need to set NEED_RESET flag in alloc_cprng_context (when accepted upstream)

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Comment 1 Neil Horman 2009-01-22 16:03:36 EST
Test build with these changes
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2009-01-27 15:38:04 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2009-02-16 10:44:56 EST
Updating PM score.
Comment 4 Don Zickus 2009-04-06 17:17:43 EDT
in kernel-2.6.18-138.el5
You can download this test kernel from http://people.redhat.com/dzickus/el5

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Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 05:00:44 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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