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Latest revision as of 08:38, 21 May 2015

Entropy plugin
Type: read
Callbacks: read
Status: supported
First version: 4.0
Copyright: 2007 Florian Forster
License: MIT license
Manpage: n/a
List of Plugins

The Entropy plugin collects the available entropy on a system. Entropy is important to generate random numbers, which are used for encryption, authorization and similar tasks.

Example graph

Plugin-entropy.png

Dependencies

  • Linux