SELinux policy issue with HAproxy SSL

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When using haproxy with SSL support, haproxy will attempt to read /dev/urandom. Failure is fatal for haproxy, and generates an error message on haproxy service startup.
  • Error message during haproxy restart OpenSSL random data generator initialization failed.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5.0

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