On Sun, 29 Apr 2001, Andi Gutmans wrote:

>At 09:42 PM 4/29/2001 +0200, Jani Taskinen wrote:
>>This is the line in question:
>>php_srand(time(0) * getpid() * (php_combined_lcg() * 10000.0));
>>This is now (in my patch) in RINIT and thus it is a different pid
>>it doesn't matter if the RINIT happens the same second..
>>Or did I misunderstood something? And I know it works now. :)
>>And it didn't work before. As the PID was always the same like Andi said.
>>I attached the patch in case you missed it before..
>It's OK but in multi-threaded mode it should use "(long) tsrm_thread_id()"
>because getpid() will usually be the same. I hope the case is good enough
>and will work in all multi-threaded environments.

hmm..I wonder. That php_srand() line is the same it was before my patch..
It has had that getpid() in it for a long time. How could it have worked
on multi-threaded environments?? Something else is different on those?


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