DragonFly BSD
DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2006-04
[Date Prev][Date Next]  [Thread Prev][Thread Next]  [Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: 1.4.3: Installer hangs at timezone selection

From: "Simon 'corecode' Schubert" <corecode@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2006 10:42:35 +0200

On 12.04.2006, at 07:56, Oliver Fromme wrote:
However -- The one thing which is extremely annoying is
the pause during boot, when the sshd DSA host keys are
generated.  It takes 29 minutes (!) on my hardware.  It
Sorry, I should have been more clear.  My criticism wasn't
meant to be about the fact that the keys are created, or
that it takes so long -- you can't change that anyway if
you need sshd.  My point rather was that there should be
a bit more verbose output, so the user knows that the box
isn't deadlocked or something.

Can we launch this in the background? Installation can proceed without sshd, and if you need remote access, well, you just have to wait.

Do you know if needs 29 minutes of CPU time, or does it just have to wait so long until all neccessary entropy has been gathered? Maybe there is still a but in entropy gathering somewhere.


Serve - BSD     +++  RENT this banner advert  +++    ASCII Ribbon   /"\
Work - Mac      +++  space for low €€€ NOW!1  +++      Campaign     \ /
Party Enjoy Relax   |   http://dragonflybsd.org      Against  HTML   \
Dude 2c 2 the max   !   http://golden-apple.biz       Mail + News   / \

Attachment: PGP.sig
Description: This is a digitally signed message part

[Date Prev][Date Next]  [Thread Prev][Thread Next]  [Date Index][Thread Index]