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Author ncoghlan
Recipients martin.panter, ncoghlan, python-dev, vstinner
Date 2016-09-07.03:12:34
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Ah, I'd missed that Martin was talking about the other way around from #27990.

Yes, I think it's worth documenting that os.getrandom() may raise OSError if the running kernel doesn't provide the syscall - that's going to be pretty easy to trigger by running a container with Python 3.6 on a container host running an older Linux kernel.
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