entropy: A platform independent entropy source

[ bsd3, cryptography, data, library ] [ Propose Tags ]

A platform independent method to obtain cryptographically strong entropy (urandom on Linux, CryptAPI on Windows, patches welcome). Users looking for cryptographically strong (number-theoretically sound) PRNGs should see the DRBG package too!

Versions [faq] 0.1, 0.2, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.2.2.1, 0.2.2.2, 0.2.2.3, 0.2.2.4, 0.3, 0.3.1, 0.3.2, 0.3.3, 0.3.4, 0.3.4.1, 0.3.5, 0.3.6, 0.3.7, 0.3.8, 0.4, 0.4.1, 0.4.1.1, 0.4.1.2, 0.4.1.3, 0.4.1.4
Dependencies base (==4.*), bytestring [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright Thomas DuBuisson <thomas.dubuisson@gmail.com>
Author Thomas DuBuisson <thomas.dubuisson@gmail.com>
Maintainer Thomas DuBuisson <thomas.dubuisson@gmail.com>
Category Data, Cryptography
Home page https://github.com/TomMD/entropy
Bug tracker https://github.com/TomMD/entropy/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/TomMD/entropy
Uploaded by ThomasDuBuisson at Thu May 23 21:20:38 UTC 2013
Distributions Arch:0.4.1.4, Debian:0.4.1.1, Fedora:0.4.1.4, FreeBSD:0.3.7, LTSHaskell:0.4.1.4, NixOS:0.4.1.4, Stackage:0.4.1.4
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