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Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2016 10:22:41 +0000
From: David Laight <David.Laight@...LAB.COM>
To: 'Linus Torvalds' <>, "Jason A. Donenfeld"
CC: Tom Herbert <>, Netdev <>,
	"" <>,
	LKML <>, Linux Crypto Mailing List
	<>, Jean-Philippe Aumasson
	<>, "Daniel J . Bernstein" <>,
	Eric Biggers <>
Subject: RE: [PATCH v3 1/3] siphash: add cryptographically secure hashtable

From: Linus Torvalds
> Sent: 15 December 2016 00:11
> On Wed, Dec 14, 2016 at 3:34 PM, Jason A. Donenfeld <> wrote:
> >
> > Or does your reasonable dislike of "word" still allow for the use of
> > dword and qword, so that the current function names of:
> dword really is confusing to people.
> If you have a MIPS background, it means 64 bits. While to people with
> Windows programming backgrounds it means 32 bits.

Guess what a DWORD_PTR is on 64bit windows ...
(it is an integer type).


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