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Author: Didier Kryn
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] new freedesktop "standard": /etc/machine-id
Le 09/03/2019 à 00:28, Arnt Karlsen a écrit :
> I might go: " * * * * * root \
> fortune &&date |md5sum |cut -d" " -f-1 >/etc/machine-id |tee \
> >/dev/null 2>&1 " to keep this lightweight in my end and not
> in the other end. :o)

    Arnt, Could you be less cryptic please?

    I found fortune in package 9base.  The idea of hashing a random
aphorism is pleasant, but fortune always displays "Misfortune!" on every
invocation, which probably means it misses a list of aphorisms not part
of the package. Also I don't understand what you mean by " * * * * * root "