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    SubjectRe: short read from /dev/urandom
    Ulrich Drepper  wrote:
    >On Fri, 14 Jan 2005 05:56:41 +0000 (UTC), David Wagner
    ><> wrote:
    >> True. Arguably, the solution is to fix the documentation.
    >The problem is that no-short-reads behavior has been documented for a
    >long time and so programs might [become insecure]
    >Not breaking the ABI is more important than symmetry.

    Ok, I see your point. I'm persuaded. Thanks.
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