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Haveged, a Linux entropy source

January 11, 2011

The havege algorithm has been improved to better stand up to aggressive compiler
optimization. The code has also been reorganized to more cleanly separate the
Linux particulars from the HAVEGE algorithm. The algorithm part has been made
more portable (at least to the point where a proof of concept builds and runs
in that portion of the world known


Hi Gary,

Your haveged daemon really helped with one of our servers that was severly entropy-starved. To make it easier to deploy i wrote a spec file + patches, for building an RPM out of it.

It wraps up the daemon very plain fashion, but I had to do two minor patches to fix the installation paths to match the Fedora Guidelines, maybe that can be fixed so that it gets the paths in configure so th


v1.01 (Jan 04,2011)
 * Add detached option for those who use a supervising daemon
 * Build cleanup for non-cpuid environments

v1.0 (Nov 28,2010)
 * Fix gcc 4.5 optimization of HARDCLOCK
 * Add contrib section

v0.9 (Sep 01, 2009)
 * Refine collection for gcc 4.4 on Intel  i7 (gentoo)
 * Update auto tune to Intel latest cpuid spec
 * Add check for cpuid instruction on i386
 * Add man(8) page
 * Cl


Contact Information:

Gary Wuertz (gary_at_issiweb_com)


                    GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
                       Version 3, 29 June 2007


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