[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/4] ocf: new package

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Fri Oct 21 10:56:48 UTC 2011


Le Fri, 21 Oct 2011 07:33:12 -0300,
Gustavo Zacarias <gustavo at zacarias.com.ar> a écrit :

> Fair enough, though it won't break anything if it's enabled and you 
> lack OCF support on the kernel side.
> Similar to what would happen if you don't load the appropiate modules 
> or lack hardware support.

Yeah, it's not a hard dependency, just a documentation comment on how
to take advantage of it.

> > So basically, it's just a header that needs to be installed?
> >
> > Thomas
> 
> Yes.
> For the moment we've got OpenSSL and maybe Openswan that uses OCF.
> Of course anything that links to OpenSSL uses OCF when it's properly 
> enabled on supporting hardware.

Ok, thanks!

Thomas
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