Author pitrou
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Date 2014-04-22.22:57:40
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> maybe you've thought and dismissed this already but os.close could
> call dev_urandom_close for the urandom_fd. Then there's no fstat calls
> in every random access.

That's fine if os.close() is indeed used to close fd, but not if some
third-party library uses the C close() function directly. I don't know
how likely that is, but I think it's better to squash the bug
completely, rather than 80% of it :-)

(also some other stdlib code might (?) also call C close()...)
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