Subject: Re: randomid(3)
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-security
Date: 09/13/2003 09:20:52
On Tuesday, September 9, 2003, at 05:04  AM, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino 

> 	here's randomid(3) code i propose to integrate into libc.
> 	first we'll use this from:
> 	- lib/libc/net (DNS query ID)
> 	- lib/libc/rpc (RPC XID)
> 	then maybe more places.  comments are welcome.

If this is going to be used internally by libc, it needs to have an 
internal name (via "namespace.h") and a weak alias for the external 

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>