[rc5] Weird.

wooledge at kellnet.com wooledge at kellnet.com
Sat Nov 1 12:25:44 EST 1997


James Mastros (root at jennifer-unix.dyn.ml.org) wrote:

> On Fri, 31 Oct 1997, Skip Huffman wrote:

> > When I
> > restart all four systems, I notice that they are all starting at about
> > 14%  and all on the very same block.

> Looks like sombody forgot to seed the "random" number generator.

Looks to me like somebody ran all his clients with the same checkpoint
file.  The checkpoint file must not be shared among/between systems.

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