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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: svn commit: r629164 - /httpd/httpd/trunk/support/htpasswd.c
Date Tue, 19 Feb 2008 19:05:17 GMT

On Feb 19, 2008, at 1:48 PM, André Malo wrote:

> * pquerna@apache.org wrote:
>
>> Author: pquerna
>> Date: Tue Feb 19 09:05:26 2008
>> New Revision: 629164
>>
>> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=629164&view=rev
>> Log:
>> Improve generation of the seed to rand, by using
>> apr_generate_random_bytes, rather than the current time as a seed.
>
> Wouldn't it make more sense to drop all that seed and rand hassle  
> and just
> use the apr-random bytes directly as salt (alphabet[byte %  
> len(alphabet)])
>

Most likely simpler...


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