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 From:  Dinesh Nair <dinesh at alphaque dot com>
 To:  James Baber <origin at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "Mitch (WebCob)" <mitch at webcob dot com>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] More throughput testing - m0n0wall to m0n0wall (wired) IPSec
 Date:  Sat, 5 Jun 2004 02:05:53 +0800 (MYT)
On Sat, 5 Jun 2004, Dinesh Nair wrote:

> On Fri, 4 Jun 2004, James Baber wrote:
> > states "Hifn 7955" in both config screens.  I even replaced both VPN
> > cards with new VPN cards with no luck.  I'm at a loss...
>
> the hifn(4) man page says,
>
> "The hifn driver registers itself to accelerate DES, Triple-DES, AES (7955
>  and 7956 only), ARC4, MD5, MD5-HMAC, SHA1, and SHA1-HMAC operations for
>  ipsec(4) and crypto(4)."

further down the man page, under caveats, it says this,

"Support for the 7955 and 7956 is incomplete; the asymetric crypto facili-
 ties are to be added and the performance is suboptimal."

would soekris have the patches/drivers for these cards ?

Regards,                           /\_/\   "All dogs go to heaven."
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