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From "Life is hard, and then you die." <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/modules/experimental mod_auth_digest.c Makefile.tmpl
Date Mon, 09 Aug 1999 06:47:38 GMT

> Oh, I forgot to mention: Not all /dev/random devices behave identically: some
> block and some do not, of course. But at least FreeBSD's /dev/random blocks
> until enough entropy is available. Linux' /dev/random does not block, etc.

Err, Linux' /dev/random *does* block (at least RH 5.0 and 5.2 - haven't
checked on 2.2 kernels).



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