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Date:	Fri, 1 Aug 2014 04:12:58 +0000
From:	James Bottomley <>
To:	"" <>
CC:	"" <>,
	"" <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 2/2] random32: do not feed jiffies as seed from
 lpfc driver

On Thu, 2014-07-31 at 22:08 +0200, Daniel Borkmann wrote:
> In prandom we have already reseeding mechanisms that trigger
> periodically from a much better entropy source than just
> feeding in jiffies through lpfc_mbx_cmpl_fcf_scan_read_fcf_rec()
> [what a function name 8-)]. Therefore, just remove this.
> Signed-off-by: Daniel Borkmann <>
> Cc: James Bottomley <>
> Cc: James Smart <>
> ---
>  This can also go via James, how you prefer it.

Could you send to; Christoph Hellwig is
gathering patches for SCSI via that list.



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