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I commited what routine that should be good enough for one
type use keys (such as those needed for DIGEST-MD5
The code uses, if available, /dev/urandom (or equivalent).
Otherwise is fallbacks to an algorithm suggested Phil Karn in
"practical randomness" discussions. Paraphasing: The worse
case is if that each 16-bytes is a MD5 hash of a counter.
As long as MD5 is a cryptograhically strong hash, this
should be fairly resistent to attack.
Kurt D. Zeilenga <email@example.com>
Net Boolean Incorporated <http://www.boolean.net/>