how to debug --gen-key on Android

Werner Koch wk at
Fri May 3 01:33:47 CEST 2013

On Thu,  2 May 2013 22:34, hans at said:

> --gen-key.  The setup process works fine, but once it starts generating, it
> never seems to get any entropy.  I left one overnight and it never printed a
> single dot even.

Is there another process draining entropy; i.e. are there any other
processes reading from /dev/random or /dev/urandom?



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