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Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 22:09:06 +0200
From: "Jason A. Donenfeld" <>
To: Kees Cook <>
Cc: Sandy Harris <>, Jeffrey Walton <>, 
	"Theodore Ts'o" <>,, David Miller <>, 
	Linus Torvalds <>, Eric Biggers <>, 
	LKML <>, 
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>, 
	"" <>, 
	Linux Crypto Mailing List <>, Michael Ellerman <>
Subject: Re: Re: [PATCH] random: silence compiler warnings
 and fix race

On Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 8:14 PM, Kees Cook <> wrote:
> How about doing this:
>    default DEBUG_KERNEL
> Most distro kernel select DEBUG_KERNEL because it unhides a bunch of
> other useful configs. Since it doesn't strictly _depend_ on
> DEBUG_KERNEL, I think it's probably a mistake to enforce a false
> dependency. Using it as a hint for the default seems maybe like a good
> middle ground. (And if people can't agree on that, then I guess
> "default n"...)

I didn't know you could do that with Kconfig. Great idea. I'll make
this change and submit a new patch to Ted.


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