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Giant (112 bytes) urandom reads by various programs at boot
With the new rnd/cprng code, this is much less of an issue, but I
worry it is an indicator of some bug elsewhere in the system: at
boot time, some programs attempt to suck 112 bytes each (yes,
that's *bytes*; 896 bits) out of /dev/urandom.
I think this must be caused by the RPC code somehow, since the
two usual culprits are mount_nfs and services_mkdb. But after
digging through the code a bit, I don't see where this would
Does anyone else?
Thor Lancelot Simon
But as he knew no bad language, he had called him all the names of common
objects that he could think of, and had screamed: "You lamp! You towel! You
plate!" and so on. --Sigmund Freud
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