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Old 25th November 2010, 16:00
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Default GPG keygen: Not enough random bytes available

i try to install the article: http://www.howtoforge.com/creating-e...ebian-lenny-p2 and in step when the key will be generated the result is:

Not enough random bytes available. Please do some other work to give
the OS a chance to collect more entropy! (Need 282 more bytes).

Please help me to solve this.
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Old 26th November 2010, 14:14
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Take a look here:
http://www.question-defense.com/2010...283-more-bytes
http://sublimated.wordpress.com/2007...tes-available/

You could open a second terminal and compile something (./configure && make, you don't need to install it) to gain enough entropy.
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Old 26th November 2010, 14:25
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Thanks Falko,
i fix it with this: http://www.chrissearle.org/node/326
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