alexh

  • Registered on: 02/01/2009
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01/19/2015

08:21 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1689 (Closed): IBAA recommendation
robin.carey1 wrote:
> Dear Alex,
>
> You keep referring to it (i.e. /dev/random) as a "CSPRNG"; that is
> incorr...
06:24 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1689: IBAA recommendation
We should stay away from non-reviewed work in this area. Bob Jenkins' IBAA/ISAAC implementations have been used and r...

01/15/2015

08:52 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1358 (Rejected): Random number generator
The entropy file solution is absolutely standard (but was disabled for a long time on DragonFly), and one of the very...
07:37 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1358: Random number generator
This has never been relevant. The only way to ensure the system starts up with (enough) entropy is to save some on sh...

08/07/2014

02:09 PM DragonFlyBSD Revision 519061ed: rc.d/ppp: add support for -unitN override
* Man page changes taken from FreeBSD.

07/25/2014

11:05 PM DragonFlyBSD Revision ad4174a4: csprng - Add copyright & comment around sleep code

07/24/2014

01:57 PM DragonFlyBSD Revision 2aa3f894: csprng - fix unused variable
01:54 PM DragonFlyBSD Revision 347b581f: csprng - don't wait for entropy for the ratectl'ed reseed
12:41 PM DragonFlyBSD Revision af641625: csprng - If not enough entropy is available, sleep
* If no reseed has happened yet, or if we were unsuccessful in
reseeding the prng, sleep and try again whenever a ...
11:47 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2702 (Feedback): Reading from /dev/random causes kernel panic
Should be fixed by af641625647f012627fb7e69ee67ebb4bbb6321a.

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