TrueRNG Notice: modemmanager package (and udev rules updated)

While testing out different Linux distributions with the TrueRNG, we stumbled upon an issue regarding the package ‘modemmanager’ that appears to be installed by default on my ‘ubuntu-style’ distributions. This is happening because the TrueRNG appears as a CDC-ACM (serial port), this package is trying to scan the port and determine if it is a modem […]

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TrueRNG and dd

We’ve been getting questions about using the dd command with the TrueRNG so we added some info to the FAQ here. One thing I wanted to point out is the iflag=fullblock argument on the dd command line.  Without this you may get partially filled blocks if you are using the blocksize (bs=XXX) argument.  This is […]

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TrueRNG udev rules update

Forum user neoaeon was kind enough to point out a bug with the udev rules on certain versions of Linux.  Namely CentOS.  We’ve looked into the problem and made the necessary adjustments.  If you are running a 3.x kernel you probably wont notice a problem, but if you do be sure to grab the updated […]

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