OpenSSL

Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit

RAND_cleanup

NAME

RAND_cleanup - erase the PRNG state

SYNOPSIS

 #include <openssl/rand.h>

 #if OPENSSL_API_COMPAT < 0x10100000L
 void RAND_cleanup(void)
 #endif

DESCRIPTION

Prior to OpenSSL 1.1.0, RAND_cleanup() released all resources used by the PRNG. As of version 1.1.0, it does nothing and should not be called, since no explicit initialisation or de-initialisation is necessary. See OPENSSL_init_crypto(3).

RETURN VALUE

RAND_cleanup() returns no value.

HISTORY

RAND_cleanup() was deprecated in OpenSSL 1.1.0; do not use it. See OPENSSL_init_crypto(3)

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