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Date: Tue, 6 Jun 2017 14:21:53 +0200
From: "Jason A. Donenfeld" <>
Cc: "Theodore Ts'o" <>, Linux Crypto Mailing List <>, 
	LKML <>,, 
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>, David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 02/13] random: add get_random_{bytes,u32,u64,int,long,once}_wait

On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 7:11 AM, Jeffrey Walton <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 5, 2017 at 8:50 PM, Jason A. Donenfeld <> wrote:
>> These functions are simple convenience wrappers that call
>> wait_for_random_bytes before calling the respective get_random_*
>> function.
> It may be advantageous to add a timeout, too.

This was in v1, but was removed because of a lack of particular use
case in this context.

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