Subject: Re: vnd, VOP_ and encrypted fs.
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/29/2001 18:36:15
In article <>,
Jorgen Lundman <> wrote:
>The question is now, do I take the OBSD vnd.c sources and try to massage
>them into NetBSD, or is there someone official who will do that anyway?
>They seem to have done some other larger changes as well, calling
>VOP_READ/VOP_WRITE, but it doesn't look too bad to convert. (Just
>missing .actf and .active in struct buf.)
>Or do I just continue my work? I want to extend it a bit further, so you
>can pick the cipher to use (with ioctl/from vnconfig) of all the
>in-kernel available ciphers (as well as a few testers). As well as, once
>it is done, bring it to on disk drivers (ccd or raid).

I think that we should probably merge in the OpenBSD changes if they look
ok, and enhance them as you suggest.