Reply to post: Been bitten by this many times

Linux 4.19 lets you declare your trust in AMD, IBM and Intel

Richard 12 Silver badge

Been bitten by this many times

Many embedded systems don't need crypto-grade entropy, because they only use it to create UUIDs.

Being able to flip a flag to say "I know it's probably untrustworthy but it's better to boot fast" is useful.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2021