[Python-Dev] Weekly Python Patch/Bug Summary

Kurt B. Kaiser kbk at shore.net
Wed Mar 9 04:14:29 CET 2005

Patch / Bug Summary

Patches :  279 open (-24) /  2797 closed (+33) /  3076 total ( +9)
Bugs    :  851 open ( +2) /  4853 closed (+16) /  5704 total (+18)
RFE     :  173 open ( +4) /   150 closed ( +2) /   323 total ( +6)

New / Reopened Patches

Fix for win32 proxy bypass support (no_proxy) in urllib(2)  (2005-03-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1154227  opened by  mullendr

Fix for win32 proxy bypass support (no_proxy) in urllib(2)  (2005-03-02)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1155083  opened by  mullendr

exception doc updates  (2005-03-03)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1156102  opened by  Michael Hudson

patch for bug 1158490 (locale breakage)  (2005-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1158909  opened by  Wummel

cookielib mis-handles RFC 2109 cookies in Netscape mode  (2005-03-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1157027  opened by  John J Lee

fix for a deadlock in the logging module  (2005-03-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1158052  opened by  Sebastian Prause

Names conflict with QT (on linux)  (2005-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1158926  opened by  CyberRan

Handle corrupted gzip files with unexpected EOF  (2005-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1159051  opened by  Wummel

cgi.py invalid REQUEST_METHOD set  (2005-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1159139  opened by  Joe

Improve %s support for unicode  (2005-03-09)
       http://python.org/sf/1159501  opened by  Neil Schemenauer

Patches Closed

Reference count bug fix  (2005-02-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1121234  closed by  loewis

PEP 309 reference implementation  (2004-04-07)
       http://python.org/sf/931005  closed by  rhettinger

Fix for win32 proxy bypass support (no_proxy) in urllib(2)  (2005-03-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1155083  closed by  loewis

Flush stdout/stderr if closed (fix for bug 1074011)  (2004-11-29)
       http://python.org/sf/1075147  closed by  loewis

setup.py --help and --help-commands altered.  (2005-01-17)
       http://python.org/sf/1104111  closed by  loewis

tarfile.ExFileObject iterators  (2005-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1107973  closed by  loewis

patch for gzip.GzipFile.flush()  (2005-01-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1110248  closed by  loewis

PyArg_ParseTuple problem with 'L' format  (2003-04-17)
       http://python.org/sf/723201  closed by  loewis

crach link c++ extension by mingw  (2004-06-29)
       http://python.org/sf/981773  closed by  loewis

Patch for Lib/bsddb/__init__.py to work with modulefinder  (2005-01-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1112812  closed by  loewis

Changes to cookielib.py & friends for 2.4b1  (2004-09-16)
       http://python.org/sf/1028908  closed by  loewis

cookielib and cookies with special names  (2005-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1117339  closed by  loewis

cookielib.LWPCookieJar incorrectly loads value-less cookies  (2005-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1117454  closed by  loewis

Consistent retrieval of Python version.  (2004-10-14)
       http://python.org/sf/1046831  closed by  loewis

allow UNIX mmap size to default to current file size (new)  (2005-02-19)
       http://python.org/sf/1144555  closed by  loewis

allow UNIX mmap size to default to current file size  (2003-06-06)
       http://python.org/sf/749830  closed by  loewis

better timer resolution for profile.py  (2002-11-30)
       http://python.org/sf/645894  closed by  loewis

better parser error message for non-EOL following line cont.  (2003-09-08)
       http://python.org/sf/802188  closed by  loewis

Updated "Working on Cygwin" section  (2005-01-22)
       http://python.org/sf/1107221  closed by  loewis

Non-ascii in non-unicode __credits__ in Lib/pydoc.py  (2004-08-15)
       http://python.org/sf/1009389  closed by  mwh

exception doc updates  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156102  closed by  mwh

support PY_LONGLONG in structmember  (2005-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1115086  closed by  loewis

HEAD/PUT/DELETE support for urllib2.py  (2005-01-28)
       http://python.org/sf/1111653  closed by  loewis

tarfile.py: fix for bug #1100429  (2005-01-16)
       http://python.org/sf/1103407  closed by  loewis

Patch for bug 1088077  (2004-12-19)
       http://python.org/sf/1088078  closed by  loewis

gcc compiler on Windows  (2004-11-30)
       http://python.org/sf/1075887  closed by  loewis

tarfile: add extractall() method  (2004-10-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1043890  closed by  loewis

Arrange 64bits detection for ReliantUnix  (2004-05-24)
       http://python.org/sf/959534  closed by  loewis

tarfile.py enhancements  (2004-03-17)
       http://python.org/sf/918101  closed by  loewis

Allow compilation of C/C++ Python extensions without MSVC  (2004-05-19)
       http://python.org/sf/957033  closed by  loewis

Fix crash in xmlprase_GetInputContext in pyexpat.c  (2005-02-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1118602  closed by  loewis

Minor improvement on 1116583  (2005-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1117114  closed by  jjlee

New / Reopened Bugs

Duplicate output with unbuffered IO after fork  (2005-03-02)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1154811  opened by  Michael Aivazis

getElementsbyTagName('*') in dom.minidom  (2005-03-02)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1155207  opened by  bugmenot

Bugs in parsedate_tz  (2005-03-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1155362  opened by  TH

self.length shield exception in httplib  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1155638  opened by  Andrew P. Lentvorski, Jr.

yield in __init__ causes broken new-style class  (2005-03-03)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1155938  opened by  Steve Alexander

Calls from VBScript clobber passed args  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156179  opened by  Erik Rose

[2.4 regression] seeking in codecs.reader broken  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156259  opened by  Matthias Klose

cmd.Cmd().cmdloop() can't read from file  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156280  opened by  jamesthiele

add documentation for __new__  (2005-03-03)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1156412  opened by  Steven Bethard

doctest should support -m  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156430  opened by  Ian Bicking

Solaris and Python/pykota  (2005-03-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1156441  opened by  Kelly Ormsby

csv Sniffer returns bad dialect?  (2005-03-05)
       http://python.org/sf/1157169  opened by  Neil Schemenauer

PEP 328 and Python 2.4 error  (2005-03-05)
       http://python.org/sf/1157255  opened by  Kent Johnson

pickle errors  (2005-03-05)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1157576  opened by  Laxori666

RuntimeWarning: unfiltered RuntimeWarning  (2005-03-06)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1157665  opened by  Grzegorz Makarewicz

xml.dom.minidom.Node.removeChild() doesn't remove  (2005-03-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1157901  opened by  Matthias Kempka

unixccompiler.py should deal with env in linker  (2005-03-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1158005  opened by  Edward Moy

string.Template does not allow step-by-step replacements  (2005-03-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1158231  opened by  Stefan Behnel

heapq should provide iterators: itersmallest, iterlargest  (2005-03-07)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1158313  opened by  Stefan Behnel

locale fails if LANGUAGE has multiple locales  (2005-03-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1158490  opened by  mixedpuppy

--disable-unicode fails when linking  (2005-03-07)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1158607  opened by  Frank Baumgart

2.4 crashes when try to exit app and mulitple threads active  (2005-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1159425  opened by  hugendian

Bugs Closed

Python 2.4.0 crashes with a segfault, EXAMPLE ATTACHED  (2005-02-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1120452  closed by  nascheme

Duplicate output with unbuffered IO after fork  (2005-03-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1154811  closed by  aivazis

getElementsbyTagName('*') in dom.minidom  (2005-03-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1155207  closed by  bugmenot

gzip.GzipFile.flush() does not flush all internal buffers  (2005-01-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1110242  closed by  loewis

Bugs in rfc822.parseaddr()  (2002-03-18)
       http://python.org/sf/531205  closed by  loewis

Subtle bug in os.path.realpath on Cygwin  (2003-07-09)
       http://python.org/sf/768419  closed by  loewis

uu.decode prints to stderr  (2003-09-09)
       http://python.org/sf/803413  closed by  loewis

segfault in readline  (2004-12-16)
       http://python.org/sf/1086603  closed by  loewis

yield in __init__ causes broken new-style class  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1155938  closed by  rhettinger

test_subprocess is far too slow  (2005-02-17)
       http://python.org/sf/1124637  closed by  astrand

subprocess example missing "stdout=PIPE"  (2005-02-13)
       http://python.org/sf/1121579  closed by  astrand

TarFile iteration can break (on Windows) if file has links  (2005-01-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1100429  closed by  loewis

add documentation for __new__  (2005-03-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1156412  closed by  gward

buffer problem in pyexpat.c(xmlparse_GetInputContext)  (2004-03-29)
       http://python.org/sf/925152  closed by  loewis

pickle errors  (2005-03-05)
       http://python.org/sf/1157576  closed by  tim_one

RuntimeWarning: unfiltered RuntimeWarning  (2005-03-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1157665  closed by  rhettinger

--disable-unicode fails when linking  (2005-03-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1158607  closed by  loewis

New / Reopened RFE

add get_current_dir_name() to os module  (2005-03-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1154351  opened by  Michael Hoffman

file() on a file  (2005-03-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1155485  opened by  Felix Lee

__getattr__ and __setattr__ methods for modules  (2005-03-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1156499  opened by  Reinhold Birkenfeld

RFE Closed

ossaudiodev object does not support common readonly attrs  (2003-10-05)
       http://python.org/sf/818006  closed by  gward

heapq should provide iterators: itersmallest, iterlargest  (2005-03-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1158313  closed by  rhettinger

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