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SubjectRe: knfsd and system crashes
Followup to:  <>
By author: (Alan Cox)
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> > This would seem to indicate i_version is a critical secret,
> > perhaps something that should be generated from /dev/urandom
> > and updated in a similar manner instead of the ++ in use now.
> Modern BSD systems use a host specific secret to perturb the handle

I think the way to do this is to take an MD5 or SHA-1 of the relevant
information plus a secret and make it a part of the file handle.


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