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Re: [PATCH] read --echo=[yes|no|wildcard]

From: Robert Millan
Subject: Re: [PATCH] read --echo=[yes|no|wildcard]
Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2008 20:39:16 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.13 (2006-08-11)

On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 01:00:50PM -0500, Isaac Dupree wrote:
> anyway if a hash is used that takes (by design) around one second on the 
> machine (e.g. sha256 repeated thousands? millions? of times), then I 
> suppose the time taken to erase the memory used by GRUB would be trivial 
> in comparison, assuming(rightly or wrongly) a good implementation...

The problem is not time, it's just to find the right way to do it.

Robert Millan

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