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Date:	Wed, 27 Jun 2007 12:09:55 +0530
From:	"Satyam Sharma" <>
To:	"Dan Williams" <>
Subject: Re: [md-accel PATCH 03/19] xor: make 'xor_blocks' a library routine for use with async_tx

Hi Dan,

[ Minor thing ... ]

On 6/27/07, Dan Williams <> wrote:
> The async_tx api tries to use a dma engine for an operation, but will fall
> back to an optimized software routine otherwise.  Xor support is
> implemented using the raid5 xor routines.  For organizational purposes this
> routine is moved to a common area.

This isn't quite crypto code and isn't connected to or through the cryptoapi
(at least not in this patchset), so I somehow find it misplaced in the crypto/
directory. If all its users are in drivers/md/ then that would be a
better place.
If it is something kernel-global, lib/ sounds more appropriate?

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