[PYTHON-CRYPTO] entropy collection

Michael Ströder michael at STROEDER.COM
Sun Jul 1 10:42:00 CEST 2001


Bram Cohen wrote:
>
> Does anybody know of an entropy collection tool for Python? Right now I'm
> reading out of /dev/random, which obviously isn't cross platform.

Pisces seems to have a nice solution.

http://www.cnri.reston.va.us/software/pisces/manual/module-pisces.cryptrand.html

http://www.cnri.reston.va.us/software/pisces/manual/module-pisces.egdlib.html

Ciao, Michael.





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