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Re: [Nmh-workers] Message-IDs and Content-IDs

From: Lyndon Nerenberg
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Message-IDs and Content-IDs
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:48:12 -0700 (PDT)
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Would /dev/urandom suffice?

Sure. But for portability's sake, the code should read 4 bytes from /dev/random to seed srand() (fallback to (time XOR pid) or something similar if /dev/random can't be opened), then call rand() to supply however many bytes you want to use.

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