svn commit: r253786 - in head/sys: dev/random modules/padlock_rng modules/rdrand_rng modules/yarrow_rng
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Tue Jul 30 18:51:40 UTC 2013
On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 02:43:15PM -0700, Steve Kargl wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 08:58:10PM +0000, David E. O'Brien wrote:
> > Author: obrien
> > Date: Mon Jul 29 20:58:09 2013
> > New Revision: 253786
> > URL: http://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/base/253786
> > Log:
> > * If the kernel doesn't have any random_adaptor adapters present
> > then the creation of /dev/random is postponed until next
> > random_adaptor is kldload'ed.
> I don't use modules. What is the magic I need to add to my
> kernel config files? Perhaps, an entry in src/UPDATING is
>From the src/UPDATING entry :-)
For example, to use Yarrow, add "options YARROW_RNG" to your
kernel config. For hardware backed RNGs, use either "RDRAND_RNG"
or "PADLOCK_RNG" options.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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