Bug 130368 - Can't open RNG file /dev/hw_random: No such file or directory
Summary: Can't open RNG file /dev/hw_random: No such file or directory
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 130350
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-08-19 17:44 UTC by John Reiser
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:47 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:05:10 UTC

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Description John Reiser 2004-08-19 17:44:42 UTC
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Description of problem:
Booting after today's up2date gives a new message
----- New message '>' including context on text console at boot
  Enabling local filesystem quotas
> Can't open RNG file /dev/hw_random: No such file or directory
  Enabling swap
Kernel is kernel-2.6.8-1.524.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot with text console.

Actual Results:  New message "Can't open RNG file /dev/hw_random: No
such file or directory"

Expected Results:  No such complaint.

Additional info:

$ ls -l /dev/*random*
crw-r--r--  1 root root 1, 8 Jul 29 12:43 /dev/random
crw-r--r--  1 root root 1, 9 Aug 19 10:37 /dev/urandom

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2004-08-19 19:22:36 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 130350 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:05:10 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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