Subject: Re: randomid(3)
To: None <>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/11/2003 08:42:05
> Note that the libc version is doing a lot of 64bit divides and a
> system call for every number....
> The 'fast modular exponentiation' routine isn't particularly fast!
> That function can easily be written without a single divide (for the
> values of 'mod' in that routine).

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