Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 857971
Please enable supporting modules for Power7+ crypto accelerators
Last modified: 2012-10-10 11:08:57 EDT
Description of problem:
The default ppc64 kernel for f17 doesn't build drivers supporting Power7+ CPU features for crypto and RNG.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. modprobe nx-crypto
2. modprobe pseries-rng
Please add the following to config-powerpc64:
I've enabled these in F18/rawhide. Justin is on F17 duty this month and will probably pick them up with the next set of commits.
kernel-3.5.4-2.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing kernel-3.5.4-2.fc17'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
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This is in the stable repo. Not sure why bodhi didn't close the bug.