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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] API for true Random Number Generators to add entropy (2.6.11)
    On Fri, Mar 25, 2005 at 06:43:49PM -0500, Jeff Garzik wrote:
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    > Consider what an RNG does: spews garbage.
    >
    > In practical applications, you -do not- want to dedicate the machine to
    > spewing garbage. The vast majority of users would prefer to use their
    > machines for real stuff. Thus, "extreme RNG consumption" is largely
    > irrelevant to sane usage.

    I have clients who run online Casinos. So spewing lots of reliable garbage
    is a good thing. That's why they chose Fortuna. Bad random data input is
    not a factor as long as there is enough trustwothy random data coming in.

    JLC
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