rng-tools: Random Number Generator Deamon for i810 boards1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

rngd reads data from the i810 hardware random number generator, verifies it looks like random data, and adds it to /dev/random's entropy store.

... part of T2, get it here

URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/gkernel/

Author: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik [at] pobox [dot] com>
Maintainer: Juergen "George" Sawinski <jsaw [at] gmx [dot] net>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 2

Download: http://easynews.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/gkernel/ rng-tools-2.tar.gz

T2 source: rng-tools.cache
T2 source: rng-tools.conf
T2 source: rng-tools.desc
T2 source: rngd.init

Build time (on reference hardware): 1904% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.08 MB, 18 files

Dependencies (build time detected): bash binutils bzip2 ccache coreutils diffutils findutils gawk gcc glibc grep linux-header m4 make mktemp net-tools sed sysfiles tar util-linux

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).