geom_eli related panic on sparc64

Pawel Jakub Dawidek pjd at
Sat Apr 29 18:25:30 UTC 2006

On Sat, Apr 29, 2006 at 07:04:39PM +0100, Alex wrote:
+> Hi,
+> I've been playing around with geom_eli for disk encryption as it can use
+> hardware acceleration cards such as the soekris 1401 to speed things up.
+> However, whenever I run "geli attach" to attach a geli device, I get a
+> kernel panic. The device in question is one slice of a geom_mirror RAID
+> array -- I have not tested an individual device to determine whether this
+> makes any difference.

This was a bug in md5 implementation, its already fixed in RELENG_6 (the
fix will be included in 6.1).

Pawel Jakub Dawidek             
pjd at                 
FreeBSD committer                         Am I Evil? Yes, I Am!
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