[Python-Dev] [RELEASE] Python 2.7.6

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Mon Nov 11 02:48:47 CET 2013


2013/11/10 Victor Stinner <victor.stinner at gmail.com>:
> 2013/11/10 Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org>:
>> All the changes in Python 2.7.6 are described in full detail in the Misc/NEWS
>> file of the source tarball. You can also view online at
>>
>>     http://hg.python.org/cpython/raw-file/99d03261c1ba/Misc/NEWS
>
> - Issue #18747: Re-seed OpenSSL's pseudo-random number generator after fork.
>   A pthread_atfork() parent handler is used to seed the PRNG with pid, time
>   and some stack data.
>
> Is this changeset in Python 2.7.6 or not?

It was backed out, but evidently the news entry wasn't removed.


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Regards,
Benjamin



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