Bug#412408: Is invoking exit(2) in a library the right thing to do?

Marco d'Itri md at Linux.IT
Sun Apr 13 04:05:43 CEST 2008

On Nov 15, Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> wrote:

> With this reasoning you may also change Linux to allow /dev/random to be
> a module.  It was conscious decisions, more than a decade ago, to have
> /dev/random *always* available.  Thus it is as important as /dev/null
> and more usefule than console.
If this were true then it would be available in the kernel default
initramfs (scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh).

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
URL: </pipermail/attachments/20080413/2978ddea/attachment.pgp>

More information about the Gcrypt-devel mailing list