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Oracle Linux: How to Set Entropy Value Above 3000 (Doc ID 2738113.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


This article outline the steps to set entropy value above 3000 in an Oracle Linux server.

For more recent kernels like UEK R5 and above,  please refer to Oracle Linux: CRNG Entropy Value in Oracle Linux with UEKr5 Update 5 or UEKr6 Update 2 and later (Doc ID 2915090.1)


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