[Swan-dev] /dev/random slows testing a lot

Andrew Cagney andrew.cagney at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 12:36:19 UTC 2018

On Sat, 14 Jul 2018 at 14:53, Paul Wouters <paul at nohats.ca> wrote:
> On Fri, 13 Jul 2018, Andrew Cagney wrote:
> >> It has been stuck for seven hours in dnssec-keygen on the host
> >> computer:
> >>
> >> \_ make kvm-check
> >>     \_ /bin/sh ./testing/baseconfigs/all/etc/bind/generate-dnssec.sh
> >>         \_ dnssec-keygen -K keys -b 2048 -f KSK -a RSASHA256 -n ZONE 2.1.192.in-addr.arpa
> >
> > I think this should run on the test domains.  Again get us away from a
> > host dependency.
> I don't like it because we have no clear method for "things that need to
> run once or once in a blue moon" that is not related to a pluto test
> unit.

I'm not sure I follow.  The above is part of the kvm-keys target so is
only run when keys are missing - once in a blue moon.

It just so happens that the make rule runs it on the host and not the target.

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