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Date: Thu, 8 Jun 2017 14:05:02 +0200
From: "Jason A. Donenfeld" <>
To: Marcel Holtmann <>
Cc: "Theodore Ts'o" <>, Linux Crypto Mailing List <>, 
	LKML <>,, 
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>, "David S. Miller" <>, 
	Eric Biggers <>, "Gustavo F. Padovan" <>, 
	Johan Hedberg <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 12/13] bluetooth/smp: ensure RNG is properly seeded
 before ECDH use

Hello Marcel,

On Thu, Jun 8, 2017 at 7:04 AM, Marcel Holtmann <> wrote:
> yes, there are plenty of commands needed before a controller becomes usable.

That doesn't clearly address with precision what Ted was wondering.
Specifically, the inquiry is: can you confirm with certainty whether
or not all calls to get_random_bytes() in the bluetooth directory are
*necessarily* going to come after a call to hci_power_on()?


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