Are the builders okay?

Tomas Mraz tmraz at
Wed Jul 25 19:38:07 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-07-25 at 19:30 +0100, Andy Green wrote:
> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> > On Wed, 2007-07-25 at 12:07 -0600, Orion Poplawski wrote:
> >> openssl is still building (running tests) after ~6 hours. All of the 
> >> gnome-panel build tasks have completed, but the main task is still open, 
> >> tracker x86_64 job seems stuck installing the buildroot long after 
> >> others have completed.  etc...
> > The tests in openssl build are very slowly going ahead. So not stuck,
> > but there is definitely something strange on the builders - the tests
> > definitely shouldn't take so much time to finish.
> crypto stuff can easily stall depending on entropy on /dev/random, maybe
> it is that.
Openssl prefers /dev/urandom over /dev/random if available.

Tomas Mraz
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