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Re: getrandom and getentropy

On 23.05.2020 02:38, Kamil Rytarowski wrote:
> On 01.05.2020 21:19, Taylor R Campbell wrote:
>> I propose that we additionally adopt getrandom and getentropy, two C
>> APIs the world is converging on.
> I propose to import the getrandom code with the Linux semantics and
> integrate into compat_linux(8). More and more software expects that in
> place.

To be clear, for the native (NetBSD) ABI, I think getentrop wrapping
kern.arandom might be enough, but I don't have strong opinions.

Here is a list of getrandom() implementation in Rust in Operating Systems:

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