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Re: [2.6.11-rc4-mm1 patch] fix buggy IEEE80211_CRYPT_* selects

To: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [2.6.11-rc4-mm1 patch] fix buggy IEEE80211_CRYPT_* selects
From: Adrian Bunk <bunk@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2005 15:08:33 +0100
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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On Wed, Mar 02, 2005 at 01:43:04AM -0500, Jeff Garzik wrote:
> Adrian Bunk wrote:
> >+    select CRYPTO
> >     select CRYPTO_AES
> >     ---help---
> >     Include software based cipher suites in support of IEEE 802.11i 
> >     (aka TGi, WPA, WPA2, WPA-PSK, etc.) for use with CCMP enabled 
> >     networks.
> >@@ -54,10 +55,11 @@
> >     "ieee80211_crypt_ccmp".
> > 
> > config IEEE80211_CRYPT_TKIP
> >     tristate "IEEE 802.11i TKIP encryption"
> >     depends on IEEE80211
> >+    select CRYPTO
> >     select CRYPTO_MICHAEL_MIC
> 
> 
> 'select CRYPTO_AES' should 'select CRYPTO' automatically, I would hope.

This would result in a recursive dependency.

>       Jeff

cu
Adrian

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