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Re: nothing contributing entropy in Xen domUs? (causing python3.7 rebuild to get stuck in kernel in "entropy" during an "import" statement)

On Tue, Mar 30, 2021 at 02:40:18PM -0700, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> [...]
> Perhaps the answer is that nothing seems to be contributing anything to
> the entropy pool.  No matter what device I exercise, none of the numbers
> in the following changes:

yes, it's been this way since the rnd rototill. Virtual devices are
not trusted.

The only way is to manually seed the pool.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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