hwrandom

Robert Connolly robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Apr 23 16:02:58 PDT 2004


On April 23, 2004 10:58 am, Erik Postma wrote:
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> Hi,
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> I was reading a basic introduction to /dev/hwrandom usage (at
> http://linuxcertified.com/hw_random.html) and started playing with it. I
> was a bit surprised that my current system (i815 chipset) actually
> supports it: about 3KB/s of good bits(*), as far as I can tell. Should
> this be added to the entropy hint, or are there too few systems supporting
> it?

Thank you. I agree it should be in the entropy hint. I'll try to add it this 
weekend.




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