I’m trying to access the VIA padlock cryptography engine in debian linux. I just tried the 2.6.22 kernel for 686 and there was no padlock module! Do I need to use the 486 kernel?
I’ve gotten it to work fine with this kernel in ubuntu:
To activate the engine, I load the following modules:
The results are amazing. Hmm, that’s odd, the 486 kernel does have the padlock_sha and padlock_aes modules, but not the plain padlock module.