[ovs-dev] [PATCH] random: Implement a decent random number generator.
shemminger at vyatta.com
Thu Aug 12 02:05:35 UTC 2010
On Thu, 5 Aug 2010 10:23:40 -0700
Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> Until now this library has based its random number upon those returned
> by libc's rand() function. This has always bugged me--it is not a good
> solution since rand() varies in quality so much. This commit changes
> the random library to use a simple but high-quality PRNG.
Come on use something better than that. Why not read /dev/urandom for seed.
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