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On entropy and GNU/Linux

26 Jul

A.Kadir Altan’s blog entry on erasing disks by supplying random data (in Turkish, here’s an automatic translation into English) refreshed my curiosity about the hardware number generators on PCs, especially the ones on ThinkPad laptops and a short search led to the following links. I just wanted to note them down so that I can refer to them in the future:

 
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Posted by on July 26, 2011 in Linux, security, sysadmin

 

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