src/winsup/cygwin ChangeLog autoload.cc autolo ...

egor duda deo@logos-m.ru
Thu May 3 03:03:00 GMT 2001


Hi!

Thursday, 03 May, 2001 corinna@sourceware.cygnus.com wrote:

cscc>         * net.cc (wsock_init): Add guard variable handling. Take care
cscc>         to call WSAStartup only once. Load WSAStartup without using
cscc>         autoload wrapper to eliminate recursion.  Eliminate FIONBIO
cscc>         and srandom stuff.

actually, srandom stuff was calles purposively in wsock_init. it's
supposed to make secret cookies for AF_UNIX sockets random. i know
that calling srandom() isn't the best way to assure this, but it's
better than nothing. I'll probably replace newlib's random to calls to
windows crypto-api, but until then, i think, srandom should be called
during init.

Egor.            mailto:deo@logos-m.ru ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19




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