network-manager: NetworkManager start times out during boot

Andreas Metzler ametzler at
Wed Oct 26 13:32:41 UTC 2016

On 2016-10-26 Michael Biebl <biebl at> wrote:
> [Bringing the GnuTLS maintainers into the loop here]
> The relevant Ubuntu bug report is

> This issue is apparently triggered by a change in gnutls which now uses
> getrandom() instead of reading from /dev/urandom directly. This makes it
> less suitable for early boot.
> See also

> @GnuTLS maintainers: would you consider cherry-picking those patches?

Once it is merged to GnuTLS master I will look at it. I'd prefer to see
it in a GnuTLS release, though.

cu Andreas
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