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Re: arc4 and xen domU kernel
> It's a different problem, but, it's not going to work without fixing
> the issue from PR 42390. If you're not already aware of it, you likely
> want to check that out. Based on my own experience, it seems the fix
> didn't get pulled up in time to make it into 5.1 - are you using the
> current state of netbsd-5, or a release?
I'm using current state of netbsd-5, because I've read in the tech-net
mailing list archives about your experience and the fact that it had been
fixed in netbsd-5. It was a 5.1 stable before, so i recompiled and upgraded.
> It's an ugly kludge, but, you could just drop the arc4 attribute onto
> some unrelated file in one of your `files' files and rebuild your
> kernel. After all, config(8) doesn't know or care whether a file
> actually depends on the attributes it's declared to require; it just
> cares about the declarations.
Interesting. Maybe I could try that :)
> (This is quite independent of the questions others have raised about
> whether it will work in a domU kernel at all. I'm not competent to
> comment on those.)
I will investigate. Anyway, the domU is just a test machine. The production
one will be a "normal" NetBSD (embedded) machine, so no problems
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