Re: unusual startup messages

Alan Cox (
Fri, 1 Nov 1996 20:15:41 +0000 (GMT)

> Crypto issues are pretty murky, and they are definitely going to get
> murkier. Strongish crypto shouldn't get into the kernel since it'll
> make the kernel inaccessible to a decent number of people.

An interface to it has to get into the kernel. The fact some people have
totalitarian big brother governments isnt a Linux problem. Making it modular
means those people who don't want to emigrate to get the best from their OS
can avoid bits.