ekeyd - Entropy Key Daemon
[ -f configfile
] [ -p pidfile
] [ -v ] [ -h ]
is a daemon which connects to Simtec Entropy key devices and places
the read entropy in the kernels pool.
- -f configfile
- Specify the name and path of the configuration file,
default /etc/entropykey/ekeyd.conf. -p pidfile
Specify the name and path of the file used to record the ekeyd
- Print the usage text and exit.
- Print the version number and exit.
All the options controlling the operation of ekeyd are stored in its
The syntax of the config file is a series of statements controlling the
subsequent operation of the daemon.
ekeyd.conf(5), ekey-rekey(8), ekey-setkey(8)
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