Patch: set value of static variables in cipher/random.c

Philip Kendall pak21 at
Fri Jul 7 17:18:26 CEST 2006

On Fri, Jul 07, 2006 at 05:10:45PM +0200, haypo at wrote:
> I'm not sure, but I think that a static variable have "undefined value".
> So I don't understand how the code is working without value initialization
> :-)

"The C standard" (not sure exactly which one) specifies that static
variables are initialised to zero.



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