Subject: Re: CVS commit: syssrc/sys/dev/ic
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/08/2001 11:47:31
[ moving to tech-kern ]

On 7 Nov 2001, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

> Ben Harris <> writes:
> > Modified Files:
> > 	syssrc/sys/dev/ic: seeq8005.c seeq8005var.h
> >
> > Log Message:
> > Add support for feeding entropy to rnd(4).
> Isn't this an ethernet controller? It is VERY VERY dangerous to get
> entropy from network devices.

In that case, RND_TYPE_NET shouldn't exist, rnd(9) should document
this fact and the following drivers (which use it) should be fixed:


Ben Harris                                                   <>
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