TLSRandomSeed

Name

TLSRandomSeed -- Define a file for PRNG seeding

Synopsis

TLSRandomSeed [ Absolute path to the file]

Default

openssl-dir /.rnd

Context

server config, <Global>, <VirtualHost>

Module

mod_tls

Compatibility

1.2.7rc1 and later

Description

The TLSRandomSeed directive configures the file that mod_tls will use for seeding the PRNG. seed must be an absolute path.

When the daemon shuts down, any random data left will be written out to the random seed file, so that that data may be used for seeding when the daemon is started again.

See also

Examples

TLSRandomSeed /etc/ftpd/server.rnd