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Re: a small C program to test xdm's /dev/mem reading on your architecture



On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 10:23:06AM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> matthew green wrote:
> > bad ideas often hang around for a long time.  the only surprising
> > thing to me is how long this one has taken to surface...
> 
> Perhaps Branden is gathering information about what a bad idea this
> really is, to show upstream the error of their ways.

Well, I hadn't reached that conclusion a priori.

> I can't believe he actually intends to keep it like this..

I'm going to #define DEV_RANDOM /dev/random for Linux systems.

-- 
G. Branden Robinson                |    You should try building some of the
Debian GNU/Linux                   |    stuff in main that is
branden@debian.org                 |    modern...turning on -Wall is like
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |    turning on the pain. -- James Troup

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