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Re: library/148: md5 in libkern causes prorblems in sparc/stand



The following reply was made to PR library/148; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Theo de Raadt <deraadt_(_at_)_cvs_(_dot_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org>
To: grr_(_at_)_shandakor_(_dot_)_tharsis_(_dot_)_com
Cc: gnats_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
Subject: Re: library/148: md5 in libkern causes prorblems in sparc/stand 
Date: Fri, 04 Apr 1997 01:19:57 -0700

 > 	I'm not sure *why* md5 has found a home in libkern in the first place,
 > 	it's slightly higher level than the other stuff there and may or may
 > 	not be used by the standalone stuff at all.
 
 I agree. I think md5 shouldn't be there.
 
 For instance, I see no problem with calling it /sys/kern/kern_md5.c or some
 such name.
 
 (To be honest, I hate the idea of kernel libraries.  It's not a strong idea
 since there is little or no re-use of the modules contained there)