|From:||Jeff Garzik <jeff-AT-garzik.org>|
|To:||LKML <linux-kernel-AT-vger.kernel.org>, virtualization-AT-lists.osdl.org|
|Date:||Thu, 15 May 2008 14:48:53 -0400|
|Cc:||Rusty Russell <rusty-AT-rustcorp.com.au>, jeremy-AT-xensource.com, Herbert Xu <herbert-AT-gondor.apana.org.au>, Avi Kivity <avi-AT-qumranet.com>|
Has anyone yet written a "hw" RNG module for virt, that reads the host's random number pool? All this talk about IRQF_SAMPLE_RANDOM in network drivers reminds me that virt guest instances should be grabbing random numbers from the host, especially if the host has a hardware RNG. Jeff  lkml&netdev thread: "[PATCH] drivers/net: remove network drivers' last few uses of IRQF_SAMPLE_RANDOM"
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