Commit 8ef79d34 authored by Niels Möller's avatar Niels Möller
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* src/randomness.h (random_poll): New class.

Rev: src/randomness.h:1.10
parent e1ddfed6
......@@ -42,6 +42,24 @@
#define RANDOM(r, length, dst) ((r)->random((r), length, dst))
/* A class polling the environment for randomness. Following Peter
* Gutmann's ideas, there are two methods for a slow more thorough
* poll done at startup, and a faster poll performed from time to time
* as a generator is used. */
/* GABA:
(name random_poll)
;; Both functions return an entropy estimate, and adds the
;; randomness to the given hash instance.
(slow method unsigned "struct hash_instance *")
(fast method unsigned "struct hash_instance *"))) */
#define RANDOM_POLL_SLOW(p, h) ((p)->slow((p), (h)))
#define RANDOM_POLL_FAST(p, h) ((p)->fast((p), (h)))
/* Consumes the init string (which may be NULL). */
struct randomness *make_poor_random(struct hash_algorithm *hash,
struct lsh_string *init);
......@@ -49,4 +67,8 @@ struct randomness *make_poor_random(struct hash_algorithm *hash,
struct randomness *make_device_random(const char *device);
struct randomness *make_reasonably_random(void);
struct randomness *
make_arcfour_random(struct random_poll *poller,
struct hash_algorithm *hash);
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