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From "Philippe M. Chiasson" <>
Subject Re: how to raise entropy
Date Thu, 23 Dec 2004 18:32:58 GMT
Also, if your hardware is running a 2.6 kernel, try to insmod hw_random and if
that reports finding something like :

hw_random: AMD768 system management I/O registers at 0x5000.
hw_random hardware driver 1.0.0 loaded

Then you can just start /usr/sbin/rngd and you should get a very much improved

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