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Now our binutils's assembler supports the Intel Random Number Generator

extensions, we can change the .byte directives in sys/dev/random/ivy.c
to plain 'rdrand' mnemonics.  This already worked for clang users, but
now it will also work for gcc users.

Approved by:	re (kib)
Approved by:	so (des)
MFC after:	1 week
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1 parent d19ce83 commit ecbbed9b9e6d00633773f3e840bee51e01e4cef7 @DimitryAndric DimitryAndric committed Oct 8, 2013
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  1. +2 −2 sys/dev/random/ivy.c
@@ -68,12 +68,12 @@ ivy_rng_store(long *tmp)
__asm __volatile(
#ifdef __amd64__
- ".byte\t0x48,0x0f,0xc7,0xf0\n\t" /* rdrand %rax */
+ "rdrand\t%%rax\n\t"
#else /* i386 */
- ".byte\t0x0f,0xc7,0xf0\n\t" /* rdrand %eax */
+ "rdrand\t%%eax\n\t"

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