2014/07/13 - changes to minherit(2) and new getentropy(2)

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2014/07/13 - changes to minherit(2) and new getentropy(2)

Kent Fritz
Future change, or 1-bit error?

http://www.openbsd.org/faq/current.html

Kent.

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Re: 2014/07/13 - changes to minherit(2) and new getentropy(2)

Stuart Henderson
On 2014-06-13, Kent Fritz <[hidden email]> wrote:
> Future change, or 1-bit error?
>
> http://www.openbsd.org/faq/current.html
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> Kent.
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>

Fixed, but worth a warning for those who use the "untar sets on a
running system" method on a remote machine: you *must* boot onto
the new kernel before you untar sets. Without the new kernel,
malloc will fail, which seriously limits your chances of recovery ;)