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Date:	Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:34:00 -0700
From:	Andy Lutomirski <>
To:	"Theodore Ts'o" <>,
	Andy Lutomirski <>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <>,
	Raghavendra K T <>,
	Paolo Bonzini <>, X86 ML <>,
	Bandan Das <>, Gleb Natapov <>,
	kvm list <>,
	Srivatsa Vaddagiri <>,
	Daniel Borkmann <>,
	"" <>,
	Kees Cook <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 2/5] random,x86: Add arch_get_slow_rng_u64

On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 10:32 AM, Theodore Ts'o <> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 10:12:27AM -0700, Andy Lutomirski wrote:
>> Unless I'm reading the code wrong, the prandom_reseed_late call can
>> happen after userspace is running.
> But there is also the prandom_reseed() call, which happens early.

Right -- I missed that.

>                                                            - Ted

Andy Lutomirski
AMA Capital Management, LLC
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