On Sat, Jun 10, 2000 at 09:31:49AM +0200, Mark Murray wrote:
> Incorrect. See my other mail; ${RANDOM} xor ${PREDICTABLE} is random.

Only if predictable have the same bits number as random. If not all bits of 
random XOR-ed (i.e. half of random), it becomes weaker.

BTW, if they have the same bits number,
there is no reason to XOR random with predictable, random is not become 
more random.

Andrey A. Chernov

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