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From Olaf van der Spek <olafvds...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache stops/freezes before "Digest: done"
Date Wed, 23 Nov 2005 15:35:49 GMT
On 11/23/05, Joshua Slive <jslive@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Why is server startup blocked by that?
> > Can't server startup continue and all auth requests fail until there
> > are random bytes?
>
> I'd guess it would be much harder to impliment (would require
> dispatching a thread/process to wait on the random number generator)
> and wouldn't be what all admins would want anyway.

Why would an admin prefer the entire server to block?
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