[Python-Dev] xreadlines : readlines :: xrange : range

Bill Tutt billtut@microsoft.com
Wed, 10 Jan 2001 01:10:51 -0800

With a nice simple C test case from Tim, I've submitted this one to internal
I'll let everybody know what happens when I know more.


 -----Original Message-----
From: 	Tim Peters [mailto:tim.one@home.com] 
Sent:	Tuesday, January 09, 2001 9:46 PM
To:	python-dev@python.org
Subject:	RE: [Python-Dev] xreadlines : readlines :: xrange : range

> Only thing I can conclude from this is that MS's internal stream-
> locking implementation is buggy.  At least on W98SE.  Other flavors
> of Windows?  Other platforms?

[Mark Hammond]
> Same behaviour on Win2k for me.

Thanks, Mark!  I opened a bug on SF to record more clues:


I didn't assign it to anyone because-- best I can tell --there's nothing
realistic we can do about it.  Probably won't happen in practice anyway

    ms-isn't-it-ly y'rs  - tim

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