Make a unique filesystem path, without creating the file

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Mon Feb 22 15:41:58 EST 2016

Random832 <random832 at>:

> On Mon, Feb 22, 2016, at 14:32, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
>> urandom() is not quite random and so should not be considered
>> cryptographically airtight.
>> Under Linux, /dev/random is the way to go when strong security is
>> needed. Note that /dev/random is a scarce resource on ordinary
>> systems.

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