Re: Cryptography in the kernel (was: Re: Linux 2.5 / 2.6 TODO (preliminary))

From: Christopher Thompson (
Date: Wed May 31 2000 - 20:46:42 EST

On Wed, 31 May 2000, you wrote:
> End users will not compile a kernel themselves anyway. The distribution
> they use will come with one supplied for them.

I'm not quite sure why you think that. Lots of end users
compile their own kernels. Many times, the local LUG I belong
to is asked for help on how to do this.

In addition, magazines like Maximum Linux, aimed primarily at
newbies, have featured instructions on how to compile your

Christopher Thompson
         "Flawed, weak, organic."

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