cendres at videotron.ca
Thu Apr 1 10:02:15 PST 2004
By the way. The propolice entropy problem can be viewed like this (affects
gentoo and adamantix too).. Download this:
Thanks to solar.
gcc -o entropy_watch entropy_watch.c
And run it in a spare window.
Next compile something, anything, don't touch your mouse etc, and watch your
entropy drain away. Each guarded function is using 4 bytes (I think) from
urandom, which is draining random.
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