[issue7995] On Mac / BSD sockets returned by accept inherit the parent's FD flags
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Mon Nov 22 01:24:31 CET 2010
Roy Smith <roy at panix.com> added the comment:
Responding to msg122013:
I think he exactly meant to equate the two.
The original problem described in issue882297 is that the makefile() documentation only stated that the socket could not be in non-blocking mode. The test case presented didn't appear to set non-blocking mode, it only set a timeout.
The explanation by facundobatista was that setting a timeout inplies putting the socket into non-blocking mode, and the docs were updated to make this "non-blocking <==> timeout" relationship clear.
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