Fatal error encountered in Win32 version.

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Mon Oct 11 09:52:39 CEST 1999

Kevin Hung <cykhung at yahoo.com> writes:

> gpg: slow buffer size=131072
> gpg: fast buffer size=512
> gpg: using a buffer of size=131072
> gpg: fatal: rndw32: get_seed(slow) failed: rc=4

4 := "Internal seeder buffer too small"

I have done a workaround which increases the buffer up to a maximum of
512k.  If this won't work, we have a problem in the Winseed DLL;
however according to it's documentaion this error can be expected. 

I'll make a new W32 version today.

Werner Koch at guug.de           www.gnupg.org           keyid 621CC013

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