[blfs-book] [BLFS Trac] #4682: New Package: haveged-1.9.1

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Wed Feb 12 15:08:40 PST 2014


#4682: New Package: haveged-1.9.1
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 Reporter:  bdubbs@…     |      Owner:  blfs-book@…
     Type:  enhancement  |     Status:  new
 Priority:  low          |  Milestone:  current
Component:  BOOK         |    Version:  SVN
 Severity:  normal       |   Keywords:
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 http://www.issihosts.com/haveged/downloads.html

 Provides additional entropy to /dev/random.  Goes in security section.

 Build is simple CMMI.  make check is quick.  Overall about 0.1 SBU.  Will
 need a boot script, but we really only need to start it with
 /usr/sbin/haveged.  I don't think options are needed.  We will need a boot
 script, but only to start.  I don't see a reason for a stop or restart
 target.

 We are a little too close to package freeze to put this into 7.5.

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