[PATCH] Re: /etc/rc.d/sshd : "kldload random" missing?

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Sun Apr 24 00:15:12 PDT 2005

On Sun, 24 Apr 2005 16:16, Rob wrote:
> Either I don't understand this, or it is not working
> properly.
> I am using 5-Stable, not Current, so the 'cleanvar'
> is not there. So in /etc/rc.d/sshd I have this line:
>    # REQUIRE: LOGIN random
> I then do:
>   /etc/rc.d/random stop
>   /etc/rc.d/sshd stop
>   /etc/rc.d/sshd start
> But the random script is not executed. I have added
> a echo statement in the random_start() function,
> but nothing is printed out.
> It seems that random is not started at all when sshd
> is started.
> Or do I misunderstand something here?

Try putting random_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf.

That gets it called here (although I already had random.ko loaded so I'm not 
100% sure it worked)

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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