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Re: openssh on hurd

Ok I ll have a look at this during the WE.
I ll let you know the results.


On 25 May 2001 13:27:10 +0200, Oystein Viggen wrote:
> Quoth Jérôme Magnin: 
> > finally openssh compiled ok, but the problem is that it lacks a random
> > number generator to create the seeds.  I read that I could use prngd but
> > I had troubles as well.
> > 
> > I think I read something on this topic once on the mailing list, but I
> > can find it anylonger.
> You can use prngd to provide a random pool and then compile openssh with
> something like --with-egd-pool=/where/you/find/the/thing as an argument
> to configure.
> Note that sshd will more probably crash pfinet rather than actually
> work, though.  The ssh _client_ should be fine.
> If you are able to debug this further, that would be great.
> Oystein
> -- 
> Ebg13 arire tbrf bhg bs fglyr..

Jerome Magnin
The only secure computer is one that's unplugged, locked in a safe,
and buried 20 feet under the ground in a secret location... and i'm
not even too sure about that one"--Dennis Huges, FBI.

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