kernel: Entropy device is blocking

Andreas Hauser andy at
Fri Jan 28 07:36:35 PST 2005

samwun wrote @ Fri, 28 Jan 2005 21:57:49 +0800:
> Hi,
> I asked freebsd group, but didn't get a solutino for this issue, so I 
> try here for a reasonable answer.
> Every now and then when I freshly install FreeBSD, I sometimes get an 
> error message saying "kernel: Entropy device blocking" when I turn on 
> sshd in rc.conf file. I have search around in google but coudln't find a 
>   right fix for it.

There should be a entropy file in /
This has first to be populated first.


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