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Re: [Xen-users] Quirky Bug: "cat /dev/urandom"

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Quirky Bug: "cat /dev/urandom"
From: Mark Williamson <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2005 11:38:03 +0100
Cc: William Schaller <wschalle@xxxxxxxxx>
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Since Xend handles console output, splurging huge amounts of text to the 
console is probably breaking it. (which is still a known issue, AFAIK)

Does the domain actually keep outputting to the console?  Can you disconnect 
and reconnect to the console?  What happens then?


On Tuesday 14 June 2005 10:45, aq wrote:
> On 6/14/05, William Schaller <wschalle@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > If you execute cat /dev/urandom at the xm console of a guest domain,
> > it will spew garbage forever.
> one question: what do you expect to get from /dev/urandom?
> regards,
> aq
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