[Python-Dev] Weekly Python Patch/Bug Summary

Kurt B. Kaiser kbk at shore.net
Fri Apr 14 04:42:58 CEST 2006

Patch / Bug Summary

Patches :  383 open ( -8) /  3156 closed (+14) /  3539 total ( +6)
Bugs    :  886 open (-12) /  5759 closed (+28) /  6645 total (+16)
RFE     :  210 open ( -5) /   212 closed ( +5) /   422 total ( +0)

New / Reopened Patches

socket.py: remove misleading comment  (2006-04-08)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1466993  opened by  John J Lee

Many functions in socket module are not thread safe  (2006-04-09)
       http://python.org/sf/1467080  opened by  Maxim Sobolev

fix double free with tqs in standard build  (2006-04-09)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1467512  opened by  Neal Norwitz

add Popen objects to _active only in __del__,   (2006-04-10)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1467770  opened by  cheops

tkFont: simple fix to error at shutdown  (2006-04-11)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1468808  opened by  Russell Owen

Make -tt the default  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469190  opened by  Thomas Wouters

PyErrr_Display and traceback.format_exception_only behaviour  (2003-12-15)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/860326  reopened by  tim_one

Alternative to rev 45325  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469594  opened by  Skip Montanaro

Alternative to rev 45325  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469594  reopened by  montanaro

Patches Closed

socket.py: remove misleading comment  (2006-04-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1466993  closed by  gbrandl

Use dlopen() to load extensions on Darwin, where possible  (2006-03-21)
       http://python.org/sf/1454844  closed by  anthonybaxter

Improved generator finalization  (2006-04-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1463867  closed by  pje

"const int" was truncated to "char"  (2006-03-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1461822  closed by  ocean-city

Mutable Iterators PEP  (03/26/06)
       http://python.org/sf/1459011  closed by  sf-robot

fix double free with tqs in standard build  (2006-04-09)
       http://python.org/sf/1467512  closed by  nnorwitz

clean up new calendar locale usage  (2006-04-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1463288  closed by  doerwalter

Functioning Tix.Grid  (2006-03-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1462222  closed by  loewis

Link Python modules to libpython on linux if --enable-shared  (2006-02-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1429775  closed by  loewis

add Popen objects to _active only in __del__,   (2006-04-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1467770  closed by  loewis

subprocess: optional auto-reaping fixing os.wait() lossage  (2005-04-21)
       http://python.org/sf/1187312  closed by  loewis

tkFont: simple fix to error at shutdown  (2006-04-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1468808  closed by  gbrandl

PEP 343 draft documentation  (2005-07-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1234057  closed by  ncoghlan

PyErrr_Display and traceback.format_exception_only behaviour  (2003-12-15)
       http://python.org/sf/860326  closed by  gbrandl

Alternative to rev 45325  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469594  closed by  montanaro

832799 proposed changes  (2003-11-25)
       http://python.org/sf/849262  closed by  loewis

Updated Demo\parser\unpack.py  (2006-03-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1441452  closed by  loewis

New / Reopened Bugs

size_t warnings on OSX 10.3  (2006-04-09)
       http://python.org/sf/1467201  opened by  Anthony Baxter

open should default to binary mode on windows  (2006-04-09)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1467309  opened by  Adam Hupp

test_ctypes fails on OSX 10.3  (2006-04-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1467450  opened by  Anthony Baxter

Header.decode_header eats up spaces  (2006-04-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1467619  opened by  Mathieu Goutelle

%-formatting and dicts  (2006-04-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1467929  opened by  M.-A. Lemburg

os.listdir on Linux returns empty list on some errors  (2006-04-10)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1467952  opened by  Gary Stiehr

re incompatibility in sre  (2000-09-11)
       http://python.org/sf/214033  reopened by  tmick

Hitting CTRL-C while in a loop closes IDLE on cygwin  (2006-04-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1468223  opened by  Miki Tebeka

test_grp test_pwd fail on Linux  (2006-04-11)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1468231  opened by  Miki Tebeka

Possible Integer overflow  (2006-04-11)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1468727  opened by  ekellinis

SimpleXMLRPCServer doesn't work anymore on Windows  (2006-04-12)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1469163  opened by  kadeko

Exception when handling http response  (2006-04-12)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1469498  opened by  Richard Kasperski

Build requires already built Python  (2006-04-12)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1469548  opened by  Stephan R.A. Deibel

FTP modue functions are not re-entrant,give odd exceptions  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469557  opened by  Bruce

__dict__   (2006-04-13)
       http://python.org/sf/1469629  opened by  Dobes V

distutils.core: link to list of Trove classifiers  (2006-04-13)
       http://python.org/sf/1470026  opened by  Ansel Halliburton

Bugs Closed

socket.ssl won't work together with socket.settimeout on Win  (2006-03-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1462352  closed by  loewis

Race condition in popen2  (02/08/04)
       http://python.org/sf/892939  closed by  sf-robot

Popen3.poll race condition  (07/26/04)
       http://python.org/sf/998246  closed by  sf-robot

Bogus SyntaxError in listcomp  (2006-04-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1466641  closed by  twouters

open should default to binary mode on windows  (2006-04-09)
       http://python.org/sf/1467309  closed by  twouters

Tix.Grid widgets not implemented yet  (2004-09-28)
       http://python.org/sf/1036406  closed by  loewis

ctypes should be able to link with installed libffi  (2006-04-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1464444  closed by  loewis

id() for large ptr should return a long  (2003-11-06)
       http://python.org/sf/837242  closed by  loewis

Please link modules with shared lib  (2003-10-30)
       http://python.org/sf/832799  closed by  loewis

Why not drop the _active list?  (2006-03-29)
       http://python.org/sf/1460493  closed by  loewis

subprocess auto-reaps children  (2005-06-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1214859  closed by  loewis

os.listdir on Linux returns empty list on some errors  (2006-04-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1467952  closed by  gbrandl

test_grp test_pwd fail on Linux  (2006-04-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1468231  closed by  loewis

Possible Integer overflow  (2006-04-11)
       http://python.org/sf/1468727  closed by  mwh

logging.StreamHandler ignores argument if it compares False  (2006-04-03)
       http://python.org/sf/1463840  closed by  vsajip

infrequent memory leak in pyexpat  (2001-04-15)
       http://python.org/sf/416288  closed by  gbrandl

Python 2.3.3 make test core dump on HP-UX11i  (2003-12-22)
       http://python.org/sf/864379  closed by  loewis

2.3.5 SRPM fails to build without tkinter installed  (2005-07-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1248997  closed by  gbrandl

SimpleXMLRPCServer doesn't work anymore on Windows  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469163  closed by  anthonybaxter

inspect.getdoc fails on objs that use property for __doc__  (2005-11-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1367183  closed by  gbrandl

Old bsddb version picked by setup.py  (2003-07-02)
       http://python.org/sf/764839  closed by  greg

bsddb: bug with 'n' flag  (2005-02-22)
       http://python.org/sf/1149413  closed by  greg

BSDDB openhash   (2005-02-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1117761  closed by  greg

Exception when handling http response  (2006-04-12)
       http://python.org/sf/1469498  closed by  gbrandl

Build requires already built Python  (2006-04-13)
       http://python.org/sf/1469548  closed by  anthonybaxter

Windows _bsddb link warnings  (2003-08-01)
       http://python.org/sf/781614  closed by  loewis

embedding Python causes memory leaks  (2006-03-08)
       http://python.org/sf/1445210  closed by  loewis

Changes to generator object's gi_frame attr  (2006-04-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1464571  closed by  akuchling

whatsnew 2.5: pep 353, python -m  (2006-03-10)
       http://python.org/sf/1447031  closed by  akuchling

BSD DB test failures for BSD DB 3.2  (2005-10-19)
       http://python.org/sf/1332852  closed by  greg

ImportError: Module _subprocess not found  (2006-04-07)
       http://python.org/sf/1466301  closed by  loewis

RFE Closed

Scripts invoked by -m should trim exceptions  (2006-04-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1462486  closed by  ncoghlan

sys.setatomicexecution -  for critical sections  (2006-03-19)
       http://python.org/sf/1453341  closed by  ncoghlan

win32 silent installation: allow MAINDIR on command line  (2004-10-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1039857  closed by  sigmud

Support for MSVC 7 and MSVC8 in msvccompiler  (2006-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1425256  closed by  loewis

old/new class documentation  (2004-05-25)
       http://python.org/sf/960454  closed by  jimjjewett

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