[pypy-issue] [issue1167] signal.getsignal (check_signum) unnecessarily strict on pypy versus cpython

Amaury Forgeot d Arc tracker at bugs.pypy.org
Mon Jun 11 13:59:05 CEST 2012

Amaury Forgeot d Arc <amauryfa at gmail.com> added the comment:

On Windows, the C runtime aborts when signal() is called with an unsupported number, so a strict 
check is mandatory there.
However, this should apply only to Windows, and only to signal.signal (not signal.getsignal)

Matti, could you handle this?

assignedto:  -> mattip
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