Subject: Re: Moving hashing headers
To: James Chacon <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/30/2005 08:38:29
On Sep 30, 2005, at 7:19 AM, James Chacon wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 30, 2005 at 04:54:41PM +0300, Elad Efrat wrote:
>> Jason Thorpe wrote:
>>> md5 and sha1, at least, have versions that run in the kernel,  
>>> and  thus
>>> need to have headers that the kernel can use.
>> How will moving the headers from /usr/include/sys to /usr/include/ 
>> crypto
>> affect the kernel?
> Because compiling the kernel isn't supposed to require anything  
> outside of
> src/sys for required code/headers. (I'm ignoring the dependency on  
> config
> for the moment).

Config is a tool, just like anything else (such as the compiler).  It  
is hardly a "dependency" in the same sense that header files are.

> James

-- thorpej