[lkml]   [2018]   [Apr]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: Linux messages full of `random: get_random_u32 called from`

> Am 25.04.2018 um 09:41 schrieb Theodore Y. Ts'o:
> >Does this help on your system?
> Thank you, after figuring out how to apply the paste, yes it helped on my
> Lenovo X60.
> >commit 4e00b339e264802851aff8e73cde7d24b57b18ce
> >Author: Theodore Ts'o <>
> >Date: Wed Apr 25 01:12:32 2018 -0400
> >
> > random: rate limit unseeded randomness warnings
> > On systems without sufficient boot randomness, no point spamming dmesg.
> I guess this is a problem with old hardware?

Ok, I see it too, thinkpad x60.

But... this machine has spinning harddrive and independend RTC; there
really should be enough randomness...

Could we exploit either of them as randomness source when we run out
of entropy?

(cesky, pictures)
[unhandled content-type:application/pgp-signature]
 \ /
  Last update: 2018-04-29 16:23    [W:0.049 / U:0.380 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site