Subject: Re: shuffle v2
To: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/22/1998 22:43:04
Simon Burge writes:
> On 22 Sep 1998 22:28:22 -0400 "Perry E. Metzger" wrote:
> > X srandom(getpid() ^ ~getuid() ^ (int)time(NULL));
> FWIW, I use both seconds and microseconds from a gettimeofday() call
> rather than just seconds from time(). Just a little more randomness,
> but maybe overkill in this application.
It isn't really overkill -- send me a patch and I'll apply it.