Subject: Re: rnd device
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List: tech-kern
Date: 07/28/2000 12:06:04
>	rnd device is now almost mandatory, as we use ssh/openssh heavily
>	and openssh does not work without /dev/urandom.
>	GENERIC kernel for the following platform do not have rnd device
>	in the kernel config file:
>		bebox mvme68k newsmips sparc64
>	my question is:
>	- are there any specific reason for them to disable it?
>	- does it make sense to add rnd device to them?

	the following platforms comment the "pseudo-device rnd" line out
	by default.
		alpha amiga arm26 atari hp300 luna68k
		macppc next68k ofppc sun3 vax x68k