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authorkosaki <kosaki@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2015-10-18 05:43:08 (GMT)
committerkosaki <kosaki@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2015-10-18 05:43:08 (GMT)
commit6c060b2b581288f67417eabdcf20acc6f154001e (patch)
treecfcf7fdff116d8f80d02b82d4ee02dd189d39c4a /random.c
parent47f0a8f9d04cf1434a22dbfce04b05f1f546468f (diff)
* random.c (fill_random_bytes_urandom): add a comment why using
O_NONBLOCK and O_NOCTTY. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@52181 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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diff --git a/random.c b/random.c
index 3fcc424..e73e3de 100644
--- a/random.c
+++ b/random.c
@@ -455,6 +455,11 @@ random_init(int argc, VALUE *argv, VALUE obj)
static int
fill_random_bytes_urandom(void *seed, size_t size)
{
+ /*
+ O_NONBLOCK and O_NOCTTY is meaningless if /dev/urandom correctly point
+ to urandom device. But it protect from several strange hazard if
+ /dev/urandom is not urandom device.
+ */
int fd = rb_cloexec_open("/dev/urandom",
# ifdef O_NONBLOCK
O_NONBLOCK|