Subject: Re: creating random files
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/08/1999 16:52:43
On Mar 9, matthew green wrote
> i'd prefer it used /dev/urandom. you're gonna want a fair
> bit of data and i imagine you might run /dev/random out if
> you're not careful.
Ok, but ... what's the difference between /dev/random and /dev/urandom ?
I counldn't find a man page for it.
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr