Originally Posted by swrx
my core i7 e.g. lynnfield doesn't have aes-ni or avx - so I'm grateful that all the x86_64 optimizations exist (CONFIG_CRYPTO_BLOWFISH_X86_64, CONFIG_CRYPTO_CAMELLIA_X86_64, CONFIG_CRYPTO_SERPENT_SSE2_X86_64, CONFIG_CRYPTO_TWOFISH_X86_64, CONFIG_CRYPTO_TWOFISH_X86_64_3WAY)
will try those patches out - let's see if it cuts down latency on these
dm-crypt/luks -> lvm -> filesystem layouts
ok seems like it's still heavily worked on, debated
so will try it a later time
Last edited by kernelOfTruth; 04-29-2013 at 02:39 PM.
isn't it already sort of parallel ?
I remember having used a patch for that few years ago:
DM-CRYPT: Scale to multiple CPUs v3
and it looks like it's already included at least in some form