1.1.42 / Win32 MinGW : random number generation is very slow

Moritz Schulte mo@g10code.com
Sat, 30 Aug 2003 17:15:32 +0200

Nikos Mavroyanopoulos <nmav@gnutls.org> writes:

> Just curious. How is the locking problem now solved? Is it
> transparent like the previous implementation?

Well, if you link your application against the CVS version like you
linked it in the past, Libgcrypt will use the old auto-detection code.
But if you call libgcrypt-config with the parameter
`--thread={pth,pthread}', you select the thread library to use at link

((gpg-key-id . "6F984199")
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