Re: [PATCH] Add SELinux module to 2.5.74-bk1

From: James Morris (
Date: Tue Jul 08 2003 - 10:00:00 EST

On 8 Jul 2003, Alan Cox wrote:

> On Maw, 2003-07-08 at 11:09, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > Comparing the complexity (size) of this code with the q-n-d hash tables
> > which are currently used one does wonder how useful it all will be. The
> > additional indirections are not needed with q-n-d hashes.
> Are these new hashes immune to deliberate attack (witness the network
> routing hash paper)

This is just hash table management code, hash functions are supplied by
the caller (e.g. they could use jhash).

- James

James Morris

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