random seed initialization?
jeremy at jutley.org
Sun May 23 10:38:38 PDT 2004
Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Jeremy Utley wrote:
>> Hey all!
>> I think the random seed initialization should be moved from BLFS to
>> LFS. This is really proper configuration of the random device node,
>> and as such should be dealt with in LFS. Also, I personally can't
>> a situation where a user would want a non-random seed value for the
>> random device.
>> Any one with a conflicting technical view?
> BLFS has a paragraph explaining what random does. Are you going to
> import that into LFS also or just put it into the bootscripts without
> BTW, BLFS has sections on /etc/inputrc, bash startup files, and
> vimrc. I personally can't forsee
> a situation where a user would not want those too. Are you going to
> move those to LFS too?
> -- Bruce
Yes, we'll import the paragraph from BLFS - it'll probably go into the
And I do believe the plan is to import a lot of this stuff, but one step
at a time.
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