PRNG not seeded, service won't start

Tony Finch dot at
Tue Sep 18 08:33:51 UTC 2018

Howard, Christopher <Christopher-Howard at> wrote:

> Does any one have any ideas of what I'm missing or what I can do to
> resolve this (besides upgrading this box to CentOS 7)?

Try setting `random-device "/dev/urandom";` in `named.conf`.


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