Subject: /dev/random without random sources blocking forever?
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From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Jorge_Acereda_Maci=E1?= <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/21/2006 21:56:32

I've noticed that reading from /dev/random without attaching a random 
source (or specifying only a source of type RND_TYPE_NET) blocks 
forever. Is this the intended behaviour?

I'm running -current for ofppc which ATM doesn't attach any random sources.

   Jorge Acereda