[ntp:questions] ntpd crashing on startup
pse at nospam.com
Wed Oct 10 01:59:12 UTC 2007
On Tue, 09 Oct 2007 21:32:02 -0400, Rob wrote:
> When I reboot, my ntpd server now crashes. Here is the ntp.log:
> 9 Oct 21:16:13 ntpd: crypto_setup: random seed file //.rnd not found
> 9 Oct 21:16:14 ntpd: crypto_setup: random seed file //.rnd not found
> But if I try to startup the server via xterm, ntpd will run.
> I do have a /dev/urandom file.
> I have also used openssl to generate certificates etc.
> (Doesn't that mean I have a random seed file?)
> So why am I getting this error?
> Do I need to somehow create .rnd file via openssl?
> or maybe I need to create a symlink to /dev/urandom etc?
I also have /root/.rnd on my host computer.
Does anyone know what is going on?
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