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

From: valdis . kletnieks
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Message-IDs and Content-IDs
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2012 14:47:13 -0400

On Thu, 19 Jul 2012 14:19:33 -0400, Ken Hornstein said:

> Dumb question time: Do we want to introduce a dependency on /dev/random?
> Looks like most people have it now.

Go for it.  It's 2012, and enough other things need a random number supply for
crypto that you can probably safely consider a system that still doesn't have
/dev/random as being somewhere between archaic and downright crippled.

What still doesn't have /dev/random, and what does software do to compensate?

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