GELI - disk encryption GEOM class committed.
Pawel Jakub Dawidek
pjd at FreeBSD.org
Sun Aug 7 06:53:13 GMT 2005
On Sat, Aug 06, 2005 at 09:44:24PM -0400, Mike Tancsa wrote:
+> At 04:54 PM 28/07/2005, Pawel Jakub Dawidek wrote:
+> >- Utilize the crypto(9) framework, so when there is a crypto hardware
+> > available, geli(8) will make use of it automatically.
+> > If cryptography needs to be done in software, a dedicated kernel
+> > thread(s) will be started to do the crypto work in there.
+> I was trying this out on RELENG_6 and it seems to lock up the machine solid on my 4way SMP box with a hifn card. I have in the kernel
I saw this (I've one hifn here).
This looks like a bug in hifn(4), it locks up when too many requests are
Could you try increasing sector size of encrypted provider to eg. 8192?
(There is '-s' option for 'init' subcommand.)
Pawel Jakub Dawidek http://www.wheel.pl
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