[PATCH] Update to the Samba crypto requirements document

Björn JACKE bj at SerNet.DE
Wed Jan 3 16:26:58 UTC 2018

On 2018-01-03 at 15:54 +0100 Volker Lendecke via samba-technical sent off:
> This says that glibc does not have a fallback to /dev/urandom if the
> syscall is not around. That means we have to implement the fallback
> ourselves in case we run with modern libc on an old kernel? Or shall
> we just abort then?

I think we should do the fallback in that case. It's not too unlikely that
people use the latest patch level of a random distro but have to stick to a
patch level 0 kernel because the latest kernel is not working. And we have to
have the fallback code anyway...

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