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Re: [Help-bash] How random is $RANDOM?

From: Greg Wooledge
Subject: Re: [Help-bash] How random is $RANDOM?
Date: Thu, 9 May 2019 09:41:50 -0400
User-agent: Mutt/1.10.1 (2018-07-13)

On Thu, May 09, 2019 at 03:31:20PM +0200, Pierre Gaston wrote:
> On Thu, May 9, 2019 at 3:12 PM Peng Yu <address@hidden> wrote:
> > No. I don’t want to call any external program. I want to stay with the
> > shell.
> >
> Most of the shell scripts end up calling external programs but ok.
> There was a long discussion about subject recently please search "$RANDOM
> not Cryptographically secure pseudorandom number" in bug-bash

Looks like started in November.

Then it continued for a couple months.

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