9 Replies Latest reply on Jul 6, 2015 6:42 AM by Bill Robinson

    The installation did not complete. There was no suitable random device found on the system.

      We could not detect a suitable random hardware device on this machine.

       

      ****************************** Warning ******************************

      ***

      *** This software requires that a suitable random device be installed,

      *** and no device was found. You must install a working /dev/random or

      *** configure your own prngd to listen on either /var/run/egd-pool,

      *** /dev/egd-pool, /etc/egd-pool, or /etc/entropy.

      ***

      *** Aborting installation....

      ***

      *********************************************************************

       

      Removing temporary files. This may take a minute ...

       

      =================== Installation Complete ====================

       

      The installation did not complete. There was no suitable random device found

      on the system.

       

      For support please e-mail us at customer_support@bmc.com

       

      [root@localhost tmp]# ls -l /dev/random

      crw-rw-rw- 1 root root 1, 8 Dec  3 01:17 /dev/random

      [root@localhost tmp]#

       

       

       

      the device exists, this is 8.2 sp3