Specifying entropy source

Stefan Midjich swehack at gmail.com
Wed Nov 16 09:52:49 CET 2016

I'm a novice user but since nobody else has replied. Have you tried
installing haveged and starting the service? It generates entropy.

First link on Google.


2016-11-15 11:57 GMT+01:00  <aafanasyev at os3.nl>:
> Hi,
> I know that during generation of the key will be asked for moving mouse or
> some other actions to create enough entropy. However could I use a
> specific source to create entropy for key generation? Like only mouse or
> keyboard.
> If yes how it can be done?
> Thank you.
> With kind regards,
> Andrey
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Vänliga Hälsningar / Sincerely
Stefan M

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