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Date:   Fri, 15 May 2020 07:42:24 -0700
From:   Christoph Hellwig <>
To:     Satya Tangirala <>
Cc:     Christoph Hellwig <>,
        Jens Axboe <>,
        Eric Biggers <>,,,,,,,
        Barani Muthukumaran <>,
        Kuohong Wang <>,
        Kim Boojin <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v13 00/12] Inline Encryption Support

On Fri, May 15, 2020 at 12:25:40PM +0000, Satya Tangirala wrote:
> One of the nice things about the current design is that regardless of what
> request queue an FS sends an encrypted bio to, blk-crypto will be able to handle
> the encryption (whether by using hardware inline encryption, or using the
> blk-crypto-fallback). The FS itself does not need to worry about what the
> request queue is.

True.  Which just makes me despise that design with the pointless
fallback even more..

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