[git commit] mdev.conf: rename hw_random to hwrng

Mike Frysinger vapier at gentoo.org
Fri Dec 9 21:12:15 UTC 2016


commit: https://git.busybox.net/busybox/commit/?id=2098c3511cfa0e79c5d6e19e41a74ef19bcf91af
branch: https://git.busybox.net/busybox/commit/?id=refs/heads/master

The kernel broke the name years ago, but didn't notice until it was much
too late.  Rename the node to match expectations of userland software,
and what the kernel itself documents in its Kconfig help:
	This provides a device that's usually called /dev/hwrng, ...

URL: https://marc.info/?l=linux-crypto-vger&m=144249767024990&w=2
Signed-off-by: Mike Frysinger <vapier at gentoo.org>
---
 examples/mdev.conf | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/examples/mdev.conf b/examples/mdev.conf
index 51795694d917..fab1dc451894 100644
--- a/examples/mdev.conf
+++ b/examples/mdev.conf
@@ -34,3 +34,5 @@ fd[0-9]*	0:11 660
 
 sd[a-z]*	0:6 660
 hd[a-z]*	0:6 660
+
+hw_random	0:0 600 =hwrng


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