[Buildroot] hang generating DSA keys

Chris Bare chris at bareflix.com
Tue Jun 2 15:52:06 UTC 2009

> >>>>> "Frank" == Frank Hoeflich <frankhoeflich at yahoo.com> writes:
>  Frank> The entropy mechanism depends on keyboard input - I'd expect
>  Frank> it to be waiting for I/O.  If you type some characters it will
>  Frank> use them to generate the keys and be on its way.
> Yes, if the programs are using /dev/random instead of /dev/urandom. Is
> this openssh or dropbear? Dropbear uses /dev/urandom by default, but I
> don't know what openssh does.

sorry for the delay in replying. This was openssh. I ended up disabling it for
now since I can do everything I need on the console.

Chris Bare
chris at bareflix.com

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