AES improvements on Intel CPUs

Jeff Johnson n3npq at
Fri Feb 18 14:54:26 CET 2011

On Feb 18, 2011, at 3:04 AM, Werner Koch wrote:

> On Fri, 18 Feb 2011 07:20, smueller at said:
>> For example, is it possible to easily flip the FIPS switch for either padlock 
>> or AES-NI in cipher.c:cipher_table?
> No, you would change 


> and those features are disabled.

Have you looked at the ELF functionality hinted at
"Automatic use of optimized function" here:

73 de Jeff
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