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I have FreeBSD 4.x and "rndc-confgen -a" just sits there.
Author: ISC Support Reference Number: AA-00313 Views: 2843 Created: 2011-05-16 15:05 Last Updated: 2017-02-08 21:58 0 Rating/ Voters

/dev/random is not configured. Use rndcontrol(8) to tell the kernel to use certain interrupts as a source of random events. You can make this permanent by setting rand_irqs in /etc/rc.conf.

rand_irqs="3 14 15"

See also:

http://people.freebsd.org/~dougb/randomness.html

What do "no source of entropy found" or "could not open entropy source foo" mean?


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