arrjay/haveged

A Linux entropy source using the HAVEGE algorithm

Haveged is a user space entropy daemon which is not dependent upon the standard mechanisms for harvesting randomness for the system entropy pool. This is important in systems with high entropy needs or limited user interaction (e.g. headless servers).


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/arrjay/haveged/