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From Michael Felt <mamf...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Problem with building httpd without /dev/random, link of htpasswd fails: ERROR: Undefined symbol: .apr_generate_random_bytes
Date Tue, 12 Oct 2010 16:29:51 GMT
i wonder how i did this before on AIX before it had /dev/random. Ok. I'll
look for egb then, or something similar.

Thanks.

On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 6:15 PM, William A. Rowe Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>wrote:

> On 10/12/2010 10:47 AM, Michael Felt wrote:
> >
> > I have the disable of auth_digest because configue complained that it
> could not complete
> > without /dev/random or egb installed. I prefer not to install egb.
> >
> > Suggestions for how I can 'neatly' satisfy htpasswd need for
> apr_generate_random_bytes()
> > are appreciated!
>
> You can't, you need entropy, and apr does not offer a pseudo-random
> generator of its own.
>
>

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