[RFC] ra_svn::make_nonce: how to cope with entropy shortages?
From: Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 00:44:42 -0500
In December, 2004, Alex Jacques reported:
> If there is little entropy available then svnserve can hang for up to
As a result, since November, 2005, svnserve on Debian has been patched
The random number is used by the CRAM-MD5 auth mechanism in svnserve
What do you think? Is forcing !APR_HAS_RANDOM and just using
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