rng-tools - hardware RNG tools

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Salix x86_64
Package filename rng-tools-5-x86_64-1gv.txz
Package name rng-tools
Package version 5
Package release 1gv
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 24.00 KB
Installed size 96.00 KB
rng-tools is a set of utilities related to random number generation in
kernel. The main program is rngd, a daemon developed to check and feed
random data from hardware device to kernel entropy pool.


Package Version Architecture Repository
rng-tools-5-i586-1gv.txz 5 i586 Salix
rng-tools-5-x86_64-1_slonly.txz 5 x86_64 Slackonly
rng-tools-5-i586-1_slonly.txz 5 i586 Slackonly
rng-tools - - -


Name Value
libgcrypt -
libgpg-error -


Type URL
Mirror download.salixos.org
Binary Package rng-tools-5-x86_64-1gv.txz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Download rng-tools-5-x86_64-1gv.txz
  2. Install rng-tools txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new rng-tools-5-x86_64-1gv.txz

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