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    SubjectRe: Repeatable scheduling oddity in 2.5.5x? SOLVED
    Oliver Neukum wrote:
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    > > Is there anything more I could do to try tracking this down?
    > > I have no problems repeating it.
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    > Could it be that your tasks are blocking on /dev/random ?

    Yuck, that was the problem. I moved /dev/random
    out of the way and created a link to urandom, and no more stalls.

    Wonder what a conversion utility needs random numbers for at all,
    and they surely don't need cryptographically secure ones.

    Helge Hafting
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