Subject: Re: random ip_id must be configurable
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <email@example.com>
Date: 09/16/2003 11:10:28
> > if dns clients are different process, they would use the different UDP
> > source port for #1 and #2, so there's no problem.
> > otherwise, res_send() checks if the question section of query matches
> > the reply, so there's no big confusion (id check happens beforehand,
> > so that could affect the end result).
> This is good to know. However, I'm still sceptical that there may be
> other problems with the generator in it's current form. Is this also
> safe with the generators usage in RPC xid's and TCP ids?
we don't use it for TCP. wrt RPC, i'm not sure.
niels, what is the reason for adding seed2?