Core i5 AES acceleration

Norikatsu Shigemura nork at
Sun Mar 7 09:44:24 UTC 2010

Hi Devid and Julian.

On Sat, 06 Mar 2010 22:10:28 -0800
Julian Elischer <julian at> wrote:
> David Ehrmann wrote:
> > Does FreeBSD currently support cryptographic acceleration for AES on the 
> > Core i5 CPU?  I searched, but couldn't find anything, and the crypto(4) 
> > manpage only lists these divers in "see also:"
> no, but if you write a driver for it we will... :-)
> (most things in open source happen because someone needs it.)

	I found Linux's code:
	I think that it looks too easy, maybe, we should implement aesni(4)
	like padlock(4).

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