node-pseudorandombytes - crypto.pseudoRandomBytes but for use with browserify

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename node-pseudorandombytes_2.0.0-1_all.deb
Package name node-pseudorandombytes
Package version 2.0.0
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/web
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 4.29 KB
Installed size 21.00 KB
In node it just returns crypto.pseudoRandomBytes but in the browser it uses
randombytes module if available else it seeds a prng based on chacha20poly1305
To be clear there is no legitimate reason for you ever to want to use this.
The algorithms used in this module are **NOT** suitable for cryptographical
This package is provided **ONLY** to run tests of node-crypto-browserify.
Node.js is an event-based server-side JavaScript engine.


Package Version Architecture Repository
node-pseudorandombytes_2.0.0-1_all.deb 2.0.0 all Ubuntu Universe
node-pseudorandombytes - - -


Name Value
node-create-hash >= 1.1.2
node-create-hmac >= 1.1.4
node-randombytes >= 2.0.0
nodejs -


Type URL
Binary Package node-pseudorandombytes_2.0.0-1_all.deb
Source Package node-pseudorandombytes

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install node-pseudorandombytes deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install node-pseudorandombytes




2017-06-17 - Pirate Praveen <>
node-pseudorandombytes (2.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #864931)

See Also

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node-punycode_2.1.1-2_all.deb Nodejs robust Punycode converter fully RFC compliant
node-q_1.5.1-1_all.deb Node.js module for promises (CommonJS/Promises/A,B,D)
node-qs_6.5.2-1_all.deb Parse, stringify query strings for Node.js
node-querystring-es3_0.2.1-1_all.deb Node's querystring module for all engines (ES3 compat fork)
node-querystring_0.2.0-2_all.deb Node's querystring module for all engines
node-querystringify_0.0.4-1_all.deb Querystringify - Small, simple but powerful query string parser
node-queue-async_1.0.7-1_all.deb asynchronous helper library for JavaScript - NodeJS
node-quick-lru_1.1.0-2_all.deb Simple "Least Recently Used" (LRU) cache
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node-qw_1.0.1-1_all.deb Quoted word literals