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KEYRAND(1)			      Cryptography Utilities			       KEYRAND(1)

NAME
       keyrand - utility for collecting random data

SYNOPSIS
       keyrand {bits} {outfile}

DESCRIPTION
       keyrand is a tool which collects a given number of random bits from the kernel random
       number generator, presenting a text-based user interface showing progress.

       The random data is read from /dev/random and appended to the output file outfile, which
       must already exist.

EXAMPLES
       The following example will collect 1024 bits of random data and append them to the file
       data:

	   # keyrand 1024 data

FILES
       /dev/random

SEE ALSO
       genkey(1)

crypto-utils 2.4.1			   9 June 2014				       KEYRAND(1)
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