How to Install ekeyd-egd-linux in Ubuntu 18.04

Install ekeyd-egd-linux by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install ekeyd-egd-linux


Transfers entropy from an EGD to the Linux kernel pool

This utility reads from an EGD capable service over TCP and writes the entropy retrieved to the Linux kernel random pool. Typically this will be used on clusters or virtual hosts where direct access to useful entropy is hard.

Version: 1.1.5-6.2

Section: universe/utils