On Fri, Oct 20, 2000 at 10:06:37AM -0700, Mark Murray wrote:
> > It seems I find the problem area. 4096 bytes written in rc.shutdown are
> > not enough for reseeding. When I change them to 16384 bytes, it works!
> > I'll commit working rc.shutdown variant.
> This is bogus.
> _Any_ randomness written to /dev/random is good enough to perturb the
> Please do _not_ make that commit.
Oops, sorry, already commited (I was not thinking it is principal, but
it really fix potential security hole). I can back it out if you wish. But
anything less then 16384 not reseed it.
Andrey A. Chernov
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