[Python-Dev] Weekly Python Patch/Bug Summary

Kurt B. Kaiser kbk at shore.net
Tue Feb 7 03:45:28 CET 2006

Patch / Bug Summary

Patches :  391 open ( +0) /  3038 closed (+10) /  3429 total (+10)
Bugs    :  915 open ( +9) /  5540 closed (+21) /  6455 total (+30)
RFE     :  209 open ( +2) /   197 closed ( +0) /   406 total ( +2)

New / Reopened Patches

difflib exceeding recursion limit  (2006-01-24)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1413711  opened by  Gustavo Niemeyer

Patch for bug #1380970  (2006-01-25)
       http://python.org/sf/1414934  opened by  Collin Winter

Clairify docs on reference stealing  (2006-01-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1415507  opened by  Collin Winter

optparse enable_interspersed_args disable_interspersed_args  (2006-01-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1415508  opened by  Rocky Bernstein

Configure patch for Mac OS X 10.3  (2006-01-27)
       http://python.org/sf/1416559  opened by  Ronald Oussoren

have SimpleHTTPServer return last-modified headers  (2006-01-28)
       http://python.org/sf/1417555  opened by  Aaron Swartz

Fix "be be" documentation typo in lang ref  (2006-02-01)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1421726  opened by  Wummel

Changes to nis module to support multiple NIS domains  (2006-02-02)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1422385  opened by  Ben Bell

Patches Closed

difflib exceeding recursion limit  (2006-01-24)
       http://python.org/sf/1413711  closed by  niemeyer

fix bsddb test associate problems w/bsddb 4.1  (2006-01-16)
       http://python.org/sf/1407992  closed by  greg

Patch f. bug 495682 cannot handle http_proxy with user:pass@  (2005-11-05)
       http://python.org/sf/1349118  closed by  loewis

bsddb3 build problems on FreeBSD (2.4 + 2.5)  (2005-02-22)
       http://python.org/sf/1146231  closed by  greg

Add support for db 4.3  (2004-11-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1071911  closed by  nnorwitz

zipfile: use correct system type on unixy systems  (2006-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1412872  closed by  loewis

Fill out the functional module  (2006-01-22)
       http://python.org/sf/1412451  closed by  rhettinger

Fix "be be" documentation typo in lang ref  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421726  closed by  effbot

Changes to nis module to support multiple NIS domains  (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1422385  closed by  loewis

anonymous mmap  (2006-01-16)
       http://python.org/sf/1407135  closed by  nnorwitz

New / Reopened Bugs

Popenhangs with latest Cygwin update  (2006-01-23)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1413378  opened by  Eric McRae

Popened file object close hangs in latest Cygwin update  (2006-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1413379  opened by  Eric McRae

zipfile: inserting some filenames produces corrupt .zips  (2006-01-24)
       http://python.org/sf/1413790  opened by  Grant Olson

email.Utils.py: UnicodeError in RFC2322 header  (2006-01-25)
       http://python.org/sf/1414018  opened by  A. Sagawa

Can only install 1 of each version of Python on Windows  (2006-01-25)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1414612  opened by  Max M Rasmussen

Underspecified behaviour of string.split/rsplit  (2006-01-25)
       http://python.org/sf/1414673  opened by  Collin Winter

inconsistency in help(set)  (2006-01-25)
       http://python.org/sf/1414697  opened by  Gregory Petrosyan

Typo in online documentation - Replacing popen2.*  (2006-01-26)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1415455  opened by  Phil Wright

Inconsistency between StringIO and cStringIO  (2006-01-27)
       http://python.org/sf/1416477  opened by  Michael Kerrin

Problem with SOAPpy on 64-bit systems  (2006-01-27)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1416544  opened by  Gustavo J. A. M. Carneiro

SimpleHTTPServer doesn't return last-modified headers  (2006-01-28)
       http://python.org/sf/1417554  opened by  Aaron Swartz

EditorWindow demo causes attr-error  (2006-01-29)
       http://python.org/sf/1417598  opened by  snowman

float/atof have become locale aware  (2006-01-29)
       http://python.org/sf/1417699  opened by  Bernhard Herzog

PyRun_SimpleString won't parse \\x  (2006-01-30)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1418374  opened by  gnupun

PyImport_AppendInittab stores pointer to parameter  (2006-01-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1419652  opened by  coder_5

class dictionary shortcircuits __getattr__  (2006-01-31)
       http://python.org/sf/1419989  opened by  Shaun Cutts

IMPORT PROBLEM: Local submodule shadows global module  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421513  opened by  Jens Engel

[win32] stderr atty encoding not set  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421664  opened by  Snaury

http response dictionary incomplete  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421696  opened by  Jim Jewett

CVS (not SVN) mentioned in Python FAQ  (2006-02-01)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1421811  opened by  Gregory Petrosyan

2.4.1 mentioned in Python FAQ as most stable version  (2006-02-01)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1421814  opened by  Gregory Petrosyan

Inconsistency in Programming FAQ  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421839  opened by  Gregory Petrosyan

email.MIME*.as_string removes duplicate spaces  (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1422094  opened by  hads

Unicode IOError: execfile(u'\u043a\u043a\u043a/x.py')   (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1422398  opened by  Robert Kiendl

PEP 4 additions  (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1423073  opened by  Jim Jewett

mmap module leaks file descriptors on UNIX  (2006-02-02)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1423153  opened by  Fazal Majid

Email tests fail  (2006-02-04)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1423972  opened by  Martin v. Löwis

Assert failure in signal handling  (2006-02-04)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1424017  opened by  doom

The mmap module does unnecessary dup()  (2006-02-04)
CLOSED http://python.org/sf/1424041  opened by  Keith Dart

The email package needs an "application" type  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424065  opened by  Keith Dart

urllib.FancyURLopener.redirect_internal looses data on POST!  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424148  opened by  Robert Kiendl

urllib: HTTPS over (Squid) Proxy fails  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424152  opened by  Robert Kiendl

patch for etree cdata and attr quoting  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424171  opened by  Chris McDonough

os.remove OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied  (2006-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1425127  opened by  cheops

msvccompiler.py modified to work with .NET 2005 on win64  (2006-02-06)
       http://python.org/sf/1425482  opened by  beaudrym

Bugs Closed

Popenhangs with latest Cygwin update  (2006-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1413378  deleted by  sferic

__self - Watcom compiler reserved word  (2006-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1412837  closed by  nnorwitz

bsddb: segfault on db.associate call with Txn and large data  (2006-01-23)
       http://python.org/sf/1413192  closed by  nnorwitz

Closing dbenv first bsddb doesn't release locks & segfau  (2003-08-13)
       http://python.org/sf/788526  closed by  nnorwitz

cannot handle http_proxy with user:pass@  (2001-12-21)
       http://python.org/sf/495682  closed by  loewis

BSD DB test failures for BSD DB 4.1  (2005-10-19)
       http://python.org/sf/1332873  closed by  nnorwitz

2.[345]: --with-wctype-functions 4 test failures  (2004-01-10)
       http://python.org/sf/874534  closed by  nnorwitz

posixmodule uses utimes, which is broken in glibc-2.3.2  (2003-08-10)
       http://python.org/sf/786194  closed by  nnorwitz

Error: ... ossaudiodev.c, line 48: Missing type specifier  (2005-05-05)
       http://python.org/sf/1196154  closed by  nnorwitz

Can only install 1 of each version of Python on Windows  (2006-01-25)
       http://python.org/sf/1414612  closed by  loewis

Typo in online documentation - Replacing popen2.*  (2006-01-26)
       http://python.org/sf/1415455  closed by  nnorwitz

Problem with SOAPpy on 64-bit systems  (2006-01-27)
       http://python.org/sf/1416544  closed by  loewis

PyRun_SimpleString won't parse \\x  (2006-01-30)
       http://python.org/sf/1418374  deleted by  effbot

Registry key CurrentVersion not set  (2003-10-22)
       http://python.org/sf/827963  closed by  loewis

CVS (not SVN) mentioned in Python FAQ  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421811  closed by  loewis

2.4.1 mentioned in Python FAQ as most stable version  (2006-02-01)
       http://python.org/sf/1421814  closed by  loewis

urllib2 doesn't do HTTP-EQUIV & Refresh  (2002-10-21)
       http://python.org/sf/626543  closed by  jjlee

urllib2 dont respect debuglevel in httplib  (2005-02-27)
       http://python.org/sf/1152723  closed by  abbatini

TimedRotatingFileHandler midnight rollover time increases  (01/04/06)
       http://python.org/sf/1396622  closed by  sf-robot

mmap module leaks file descriptors on UNIX  (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1423153  closed by  nnorwitz

Email tests fail  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1423972  closed by  bwarsaw

Assert failure in signal handling  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424017  closed by  nnorwitz

The mmap module does unnecessary dup()  (2006-02-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1424041  closed by  nnorwitz

r41552 broke test_file on OS X  (2005-12-04)
       http://python.org/sf/1373161  closed by  nnorwitz

New / Reopened RFE

lib-deprecated  (2006-02-02)
       http://python.org/sf/1423082  opened by  Jim Jewett

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

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