r181 - trunk/text

robert at linuxfromscratch.org robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Feb 12 17:15:58 PST 2005


Author: robert
Date: 2005-02-12 18:15:56 -0700 (Sat, 12 Feb 2005)
New Revision: 181

Modified:
   trunk/text/README.txt
Log:
updated readme file for arc4

Modified: trunk/text/README.txt
===================================================================
--- trunk/text/README.txt	2005-02-13 01:07:24 UTC (rev 180)
+++ trunk/text/README.txt	2005-02-13 01:15:56 UTC (rev 181)
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-Hardened Linux From Scratch - 20050204
-February 4rth, 2005
+Hardened Linux From Scratch - 20050212
+February 12th, 2005
 
 - Who willed you? or whose will stands but mine?
   There's none protector of the realm but I.
@@ -7,7 +7,8 @@
 
 This is the snapshot release of HLFS featuring uClibc, Glibc, ProPolice Stack
 Protector, PaX, Grsecurity, Position Independent Executable (PIE) tool chain,
-Frandom Random Number Suite, and privilege seperation for most daemons.
+Frandom Random Number Suite, Arcfour random number generator in Libc, and
+privilege seperation for most daemons.
 See: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/hlfs/ (HLFS Homepage)
      http://www.uclibc.org/ (uClibc Homepage)
      http://www.trl.ibm.com/projects/security/ssp/ (Stack Protector Homepage)
@@ -37,6 +38,9 @@
 are suitable. Coreutils' uname(1), because of non-pic assembly code, and Grub
 are also exceptions to -pie/relro/now.
 
+See chapter02 for descriptions of the random number suite, stack smashing
+protector, and position independent executables.
+
 The pages after autoconf in chapter 6 are no longer alphabetical. Syslog-ng
 now depends on util-linux for /sbin/nologin.
 




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