[Mono-list] Needed: randomness for System.Guid.NewGuid.

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
06 Feb 2002 12:02:51 -0500

> There already is a library for generating uuids: it's called libuuid and
> comes with e2fsprogs (on debian, the package name might be different on
> other dists.)  I believe there is a similar library native on Solaris.

We should still re-implement this library, becase the libuuid stuff was
done only for e2fs, and because if anything I do want to reduce the
number of dependencies (I have said before, that I want to make a
tarball that will ship with glib included as well).