Subject: Re: random ip_id must be configurable
To: Simon Burge <>
From: None <>
List: tech-net
Date: 09/16/2003 11:19:13
>> > 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.
>This is the same generator as sys/netinet/ip_id.c.  There's three
>calls to ip_randomid() under sys/netinet that I can see...

	ip_id.c is used for IPv4 fragment ID.  anyways, niels should have the