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Re: lack of entropy

> Monday, November 13, 2006, 14:43:15, you wrote:
> > use /dev/urandom for entropy reading

On 13.11.06 15:06, Marek Podmaka wrote:
>   I know that using /dev/urandom doesn't block. But it's me who is
>   using it. I suppose that it is either apache-ssl (but only http
>   vhosts are configured now), php5 or mysql5. Only this is using the
>   system (and very little outgoing mail and ftp transfers). So I have
>   no idea how to change it (and linking /dev/random to /dev/urandom is
>   a bad idea I think :)


SSLRandomSeed startup file:/dev/urandom 512
SSLRandomSeed connect file:/dev/urandom 512


session.entropy_file = /dev/urandom

for ssl (I guess) /etc/ssl/openssl.cnf:
RANDFILE = /dev/urandom

dunno about the MySQL, it may use SSL library, use the above.

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