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This is the warning message named emits when it can't find /dev/random.
20-Apr-2010 02:46:35.879 could not open entropy source /dev/random: file not found
The message, in question, is NOT emitted by named if it has been
correctly linked. I suspect that the wrong shared library is being
Named only needs /dev/random to generate new signature when DSA or
NSEC3DSA is being used to sign dynamic zones.
Named does NOT need /dev/random to validate responses.
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