OpenSSH-3.1p1 Solaris build with /dev/random

Matt Studley mjs at
Fri Mar 8 07:06:21 EST 2002

How were you able to manually define /dev/random using 3.1p1?  It looks to
me like the --with-random= configure option went away in this release.  Is
this correct, or am I just doing this wrong?  Thanks.

Matt Studley
American Mathematical Society
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On Thu, 7 Mar 2002, Brian Friday wrote:

> Yup ran into that problem on two of my servers here. The /dev/random via
> SUNWski package doesn't get picked up by the configure for openssh. Also
> manually defining it doesn't result in it being picked up.
> I've been meaning to switch to ANDIrand for those two servers so I did and
> everything worked out fine. Not sure why it didn't pick that up...
> Sincerely,
> Brian Friday
> Systems Administrator
> La Sierra University
> (909) 785-2554 x2
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