[issue7786] Is the BlockingIOError exception an aborted idea?
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Tue Jan 26 18:42:34 CET 2010
New submission from David Beazley <dave at dabeaz.com>:
Documentation (e.g., docstrings) for the io module make mention of a BlockingIOError exception that might be raised if operations are performed on a file that's in non-blocking mode. However, I am unable to get this exception on any operation (instead None is returned for non-blocking). Moreover, I can't find any reference in the C/Python source for the io module that ever raises this exception.
Perhaps someone can clarify the status of this exception?
title: Is the BlockingIOError exception an aborted idea?
versions: Python 3.1
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