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Re: regarding the changes to kernel entropy gathering
On Wed, Apr 07, 2021 at 12:14:58PM -0700, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> > You run it once. Manually. And never again.
> Nope, sorry, that's not a good enough answer.
It is for the typical and default installs.
> It doesn't solve the
> problem of dealing with a lack of mutable storage.
When you create a custom setup like that, you will have to replace
etc/rc.d/entropy with a custom solution (e.g. mounting some flash storage).
Or you ignore the issue and do the dd at each boot - hopefully not generating
any strong keys on that machine then (but you would have no good storage
for those anyway).
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