Old laptop not able to get enough entropy in FreeBSD 11

Adam Vande More amvandemore at gmail.com
Sun Nov 27 03:16:32 UTC 2016

On Fri, Nov 25, 2016 at 8:31 PM, Jack L. <xxjack12xx at gmail.com> wrote:

> >>
> >> I just installed 12-CURRENT on the laptop and it also hangs even at
> install/boot/shutdown until I hit keys, then it will move as long as I
> continue to hit keys. I also found that if I ping the laptop, it will
> respond but in between pings, it will hang. Using FreeBSD 10.3, it works
> perfectly fine without any random keypresses. Any ideas?

Most likely due to something like power, acpi, interrupts, etc.  First
thing I would do is reset the BIOS to defaults.


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