[Python-checkins] CVS: python/dist/src/Doc/lib libos.tex,1.33.2.2,1.33.2.3

Fred L. Drake fdrake@weyr.cnri.reston.va.us
Mon, 13 Mar 2000 10:41:24 -0500 (EST)


Update of /projects/cvsroot/python/dist/src/Doc/lib
In directory weyr:/home/fdrake/projects/python/Doc-152p2/lib

Modified Files:
      Tag: release152p1-patches
	libos.tex 
Log Message:

Add note that popen() is entirely unreliable on Windows.


Index: libos.tex
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RCS file: /projects/cvsroot/python/dist/src/Doc/lib/libos.tex,v
retrieving revision 1.33.2.2
retrieving revision 1.33.2.3
diff -C2 -r1.33.2.2 -r1.33.2.3
*** libos.tex	1999/12/03 19:52:47	1.33.2.2
--- libos.tex	2000/03/13 15:41:21	1.33.2.3
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*** 245,249 ****
  available as the return value of the \method{close()} method of the file
  object, except that when the exit status is zero (termination without
! errors), \code{None} is returned.
  Availability: \UNIX{}, Windows.
  \end{funcdesc}
--- 245,251 ----
  available as the return value of the \method{close()} method of the file
  object, except that when the exit status is zero (termination without
! errors), \code{None} is returned.  \strong{Note:} This function
! behaves unreliably under Windows due to the native implementation of
! \cfunction{popen()}.
  Availability: \UNIX{}, Windows.
  \end{funcdesc}