<table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" ><tr><td valign="top" style="font: inherit;">The<span style="font-weight: bold;"> </span>entropy mechanism depends on keyboard input - I'd expect it to be waiting for I/O.&nbsp; If you type some characters it will use them to generate the keys and be on its way.<br><br>--Frank<br><span style="font-weight: bold;"><br></span><div class="msgheader"> <div class="subjectbar"><div>
                <div id="message_view_date" class="date"><nobr>&gt;Sunday, May 24, 2009 12:21 AM</nobr></div>
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            <div class="abook">&gt;From:<span class="email"> "Peter Korsgaard" &lt;jacmet@uclibc.org&gt;</span></div>
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                <div class="details">&gt;To: "Chris Bare" &lt;chris@bareflix.com&gt;</div></div><div class="row">
                
                <div class="details">&gt;Cc: buildroot@lists.busybox.net</div></div></div>
                </div>&gt;&gt;&gt;&gt;&gt; "Chris" == Chris Bare &lt;<a ymailto="mailto:chris@bareflix.com" href="http://us.mc569.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=chris@bareflix.com">chris@bareflix.com</a>&gt; writes:<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Chris&gt; Generating DSA Key...<br>&gt;Chris&gt; THIS CAN TAKE A MINUTE OR TWO DEPENDING ON YOUR PROCESSOR!<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Chris&gt; Generating public/private dsa key pair.<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Chris&gt; I let it sit overnight and it never finished. I remember<br>&gt;Chris&gt; seeing some mention of this being an entropy problem. I tried<br>&gt;Chris&gt; pinging the board, but that didn't seem to help.<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Chris&gt; Any idea why this would suddenly start with the same basic<br>&gt;Chris&gt; setup that worked before?&nbsp; How do I get it to finish<br>&gt;Chris&gt; generating the key?<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Sounds odd - Could you add strace and check what it's busy doing?<br>&gt;<br>&gt;-- <br>&gt;Bye, Peter
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