On Wed, 17 Mar 2004 09:51:07 -0800
"David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 17 Mar 2004 11:09:26 -0500
> jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > A simple algorithm is random().
> Yes, but you want to weight it just a bit. Userland could use random()
> to generate the bit-stream in fact :)
In an earlier project we had a test suite that failed the Nth allocation,
then repeated startup failing from 1 till all allocations in a typical
interaction round trip had been tested. Sure led to some nasty failures
in the test bed, which was way better than the customer finding it.
Stephen Hemminger mailto:shemminger@xxxxxxxx
Open Source Development Lab http://developer.osdl.org/shemminger