[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes:

> Not surprising. Neither IRIX 6.5 nor Tru64 UNIX 4.0D have
> /dev/random.  So, you need either EGD/PRNGD to provide a substitute
> for your missing /dev/random. And, the *client* software has to be
> configured to support this. So, if wget doesn't call RAND_egd() from
> OpenSSL, there is *nothing* you can do. And, from a quick perusal of
> wget 1.7, it doesn't. So, 1.7 is useless for https:// on any system
> without /dev/random.

Ouch.  I would be thankful for any patches that allowed the use of
Wget/SSL on non-Linux systems.  (I know next to nothing about SSL
myself.)

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