random_seed - no locks available

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Tue Apr 30 11:41:05 CEST 2013

On Mon, 29 Apr 2013 23:29, hhhobbit at securemecca.net said:

> reading and it is non-blocking.  Why it should be there at
> all when you are really locking nothing (len=0) is a bit of
> a mystery.  The length was probably set from a file stat.

len==0 means to keep a lock from the start position to the end of the



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