/dev/random vs. /dev/urandom and the krb5 test suite
john at iastate.edu
Mon Jun 22 17:31:16 EDT 2009
> John Hascall <john at iastate.edu> writes:
[...scripty business elided...]
> > Putting something like this in the testing sripts seems like it might
> > be an alternative to a possibly-ill-advised option (of any name).
> This has the disadvantage of requiring tuning for specific operating
> systems, so I wourage using it for testing scripts that must
> run on multiple operating systems.
Sorry for my lack of clarity. I was not so much suggesting
my particular "implementation", but that one might consider
that the solution to insufficient randomness might be to
generate more (by whatever method).
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