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/dev/[u]random: entropy explained

Feb 02, 2018, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James J)

As developers we rely on random being sufficiently random. This article explains the difference between pseudo random, and true random. It also provides an explanation of what entropy is, and how to monitor it.

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