[PATCH 1/1] Add support for using DRNG random number generator

Jussi Kivilinna jussi.kivilinna at mbnet.fi
Tue Dec 18 11:16:22 CET 2012

Quoting Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org>:

> On Mon, 17 Dec 2012 16:24, jussi.kivilinna at mbnet.fi said:
>> handle this automatically. IMHO, hwfeatures.c needs some clean-up,
>> moving cpuid assembler to separate function and handling flag checking
>> in C instead of asm.
> I can see that this makes sense.  In particular if we assume that we may
> support more features in the future.

This would also allow same main x86-64/i386 features function to be  
used, with i386/x86-64 specific asm functions in get_cpuid() and  

I can do this, only problem being that I don't have access to device  
with VIA CPU to (easily) verify padlock parts.


> Salam-Shalom,
>    Werner
> --
> Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.

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