SYNOPSISekeyd [ -f configfile ] [ -p pidfile ] [ -v ] [ -h ]
ekeyd is a daemon which connects to Simtec Entropy key devices and places the read entropy in the kernels pool.
- -f configfile
- Specify the name and path of the configuration file, default /etc/entropykey/ekeyd.conf. -p pidfile Specify the name and path of the file used to record the ekeyd process ID.
- Print the usage text and exit.
- Print the version number and exit.
All the options controlling the operation of ekeyd are stored in its configuration file.
The syntax of the config file is a series of statements controlling the subsequent operation of the daemon.
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