[rescue] urandom device or EGD under IRIX
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Thu May 29 14:02:53 CDT 2003
On Thu, 29 May 2003, Kevin wrote:
> Anyone know how to deal with the "PRNG not seeded" error under
> IRIX when trying to use ssh/scp?
Use prngd, and seed it with some large binary (I typically use the
kernel). Then, add an init script to call prngd /dev/prngd or
> How do you guys deal with "randomness" for ssh under IRIX pre
I don't even know if I'd trust 6.5.19's /dev/urandom. Every SGI PRNG
I've used sucked.
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