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Re: pkgsrc build hang of python38

On Sat, Feb 27, 2021 at 21:50:35 +0100, Riccardo Mottola wrote:

> python38 hangs during build. I tried several times, it hangs in
> exactly the same place again. I don't know of course where the issue
> comes from, since all is new now :)

I vaguely remember running into something like this b/c the system was
out of randomness.  I don't remember if there should be something
obvious in dmesg when that happens, I think it should.  As a

| you can fool it into thinking there is more entropy by running
|   dd if=/dev/urandom of=/dev/random bs=32 count=1
|   sysctl -w kern.entropy.consolidate=1
| as root.  The kernel will assume that any data written by root to
| /dev/u?random have full entropy


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