gnutls 1.2.6 and Mozilla Firefox compatibility problem
wk at gnupg.org
Tue Sep 13 11:55:23 CEST 2005
On Sat, 10 Sep 2005 11:12:42 +0200, Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos said:
> The problem seems to be libgcrypt's random generator. As far as I understand
> when you fork() the random generator is on the same state for every children.
I just checked it and indeed the fork detection code used to help only
against other threads forking but not againts plain forks without
execs. I have changed this and added fork detection to
gcry_create_nonce too. Added regression tests for these two cases.
this should fix the problem. If it is okay for you; I can do a new
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