This manual page documents briefly the
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution
because the original program does not have a manual page.
."Instead, it has documentation in the GNU Info format; see below.
reseed is a perl script that retrieves a truly random seed from
the Internet (random.org) and uses it to reseed the linux random number
It is run once during the installation of the package only, as the
entropy pool is saved between reboots by the /etc/init.d/urandom script.
You must shut down cleanly after reseeding the random number generator
so as the new entropy pool is saved correctly.
This manual page was written by Sam Johnston <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).