bogus random entropy sources
Posted Oct 6, 2010 3:47 UTC (Wed) by jzbiciak
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Parent article: Solid-state storage devices and the block layer
Well, /dev/urandom doesn't block when the kernel entropy pool runs out. The hardware crypto acceleration may've been getting used, but that's orthogonal to the question of gathering entropy.
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