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Enhancement Advisory rng-tools enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2011:1776-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-12-07
Last updated on: 2011-12-07
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server AUS (v. 6.2)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.2.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Details

An enhanced rng-tools package that adds two enhancements is now available for
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The rng-tools package contains the random number generator user space utilities,
such as the rngd daemon.

This update adds the following enhancements:

* The startup script and configuration files for the rngd daemon have been added
to the /etc/init.d/ and /etc/sysconfig/ directory, respectively. (BZ#754752)

All users of rng-tools are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which
adds these enhancements.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/kb/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
IA-32:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: de76cef22ea1457fe02e661ab8275348
SHA-256: 1eb39f52dfc367a41f2e0641ed30be1e74e8afee8b2d4a52caf596207795027b
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: 2d7bbe7a79f45b082de63122ff9764be
SHA-256: 5be7f442fc5ba26d0563ef5a67ba468a4ee54bbf2e9a541ef3504b6610e6e087
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
IA-32:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: de76cef22ea1457fe02e661ab8275348
SHA-256: 1eb39f52dfc367a41f2e0641ed30be1e74e8afee8b2d4a52caf596207795027b
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: 2d7bbe7a79f45b082de63122ff9764be
SHA-256: 5be7f442fc5ba26d0563ef5a67ba468a4ee54bbf2e9a541ef3504b6610e6e087
 
PPC:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.ppc64.rpm     MD5: fab956d739852ca14ee6947598ebd4e4
SHA-256: 201d4581f56f921844fefd3c72d093c741e8593818d05e4e2be1a82edb40130e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.ppc64.rpm     MD5: 15dea161c7ec861d5c32fde8971795d7
SHA-256: 48929ed2a824bf4e5569e443949091bc6164827aee2329329d06a8f241dab3dd
 
s390x:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.s390x.rpm     MD5: e92f28d0f7aebccd9e9f9f23224fc0b2
SHA-256: 81766acec5cd3b07754c0d76b7ec0ac48493bd7dad8fc69f3ee161e7bfe01d3e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.s390x.rpm     MD5: 8b28d7626ade2371dd6c45467b3f2930
SHA-256: 47b221625ee967551aae02207cf26512c0ce7a3ff292df5252a6fee1f7ab7356
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server AUS (v. 6.2)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.2.z)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
IA-32:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: de76cef22ea1457fe02e661ab8275348
SHA-256: 1eb39f52dfc367a41f2e0641ed30be1e74e8afee8b2d4a52caf596207795027b
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: 2d7bbe7a79f45b082de63122ff9764be
SHA-256: 5be7f442fc5ba26d0563ef5a67ba468a4ee54bbf2e9a541ef3504b6610e6e087
 
PPC:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.ppc64.rpm     MD5: fab956d739852ca14ee6947598ebd4e4
SHA-256: 201d4581f56f921844fefd3c72d093c741e8593818d05e4e2be1a82edb40130e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.ppc64.rpm     MD5: 15dea161c7ec861d5c32fde8971795d7
SHA-256: 48929ed2a824bf4e5569e443949091bc6164827aee2329329d06a8f241dab3dd
 
s390x:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.s390x.rpm     MD5: e92f28d0f7aebccd9e9f9f23224fc0b2
SHA-256: 81766acec5cd3b07754c0d76b7ec0ac48493bd7dad8fc69f3ee161e7bfe01d3e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.s390x.rpm     MD5: 8b28d7626ade2371dd6c45467b3f2930
SHA-256: 47b221625ee967551aae02207cf26512c0ce7a3ff292df5252a6fee1f7ab7356
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.src.rpm     MD5: ae3b2c9f3d70c597cf1298f07651f6dd
SHA-256: 009e828d23d6772602d49ec842dee5eadbaf4595847501976ec14b4c660498bc
 
IA-32:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: de76cef22ea1457fe02e661ab8275348
SHA-256: 1eb39f52dfc367a41f2e0641ed30be1e74e8afee8b2d4a52caf596207795027b
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.i686.rpm     MD5: 2d7bbe7a79f45b082de63122ff9764be
SHA-256: 5be7f442fc5ba26d0563ef5a67ba468a4ee54bbf2e9a541ef3504b6610e6e087
 
x86_64:
rng-tools-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 85144d257a416a8bb4aa32b82476d90e
SHA-256: ce0c4e7bf880443ba6e404bc26eb29d9e68053b79bf96da91f4a585bed84601e
rng-tools-debuginfo-2-13.el6_2.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f278980d724a819387d55c45e77488af
SHA-256: 5e95883c858400d08d485f8064147ce19369e884dd4573d7fc759a87df140cfb
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Keywords

rng-tools


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