[Python-Dev] New branch for r23c2 work

Jack Jansen Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl
Tue, 22 Jul 2003 10:35:43 +0200

On Tuesday, Jul 22, 2003, at 08:15 Europe/Amsterdam, Anthony Baxter 

>>>> Martin v. =?iso-8859-15?q?L=F6wis?= wrote
>> OTOH, we shouldn't work around performance problems on certain
>> systems. Instead, we should report them to the system vendors and wait
>> for fixes from them.
> In this case, though, it seems that we only developed the 
> performance-impacting
> code between Python2.1 and Python2.2.

Not really: Python 2.1 used the getaddrinfo() emulation on OSX, because 
OSX 10.1, which
was then current, didn't have a working getaddrinfo() at all.
Jack Jansen, <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>, http://www.cwi.nl/~jack
If I can't dance I don't want to be part of your revolution -- Emma