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Date:	Tue, 27 Mar 2007 19:17:56 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] bridge: simpler hash with salt

From: Stephen Hemminger <>
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2007 14:17:09 -0700

> Instead of hashing the whole Ethernet address, it should be faster
> to just use the last 4 bytes. Add a random salt value to the hash
> to make it more difficult to construct worst case DoS hash chains.
> Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <>

Applied to net-2.6.22
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