Win32 internals

Malte Gell
Wed May 8 22:06:01 2002

Am Mittwoch, 8. Mai 2002 06:46 schrieb Steve Kinney:
> Hi!
> Is there a FAQ or similar documentation that describes the
> special issues in porting GnuPG to Windows?  I am especially
> interested in the RNG (how it collects entropy) and the problem
> of allocating memory that is not swapped out to disk.


I think Werner is right very much, Windows has so many security holes, th=
make this issue really a minor one ...

but Win NT 4 offers a way to clean the swapfile at shutdown, you can find=
needed registry entry here :

Win 9x/ME/2K/XP may have something similar, I don't know