[Python-3000] IPv6 address tuple

Erno Kuusela erno at iki.fi
Thu Mar 22 18:47:50 CET 2007


Would it be out of the question to change the IPv6 address 4-tuple to
a 2-tuple (as used with IPv4) in Python 2.0? This is a source of many
compatibility problems, and the additional flowinfo and scope elements
from the IPv6 tuple are practically never used by normal applications.

  -- erno

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