[Python-Dev] About SSL tests

Trent Mick trentm at activestate.com
Wed Apr 4 00:38:31 CEST 2007

Steven Bethard wrote:
> Another difference I believe is that TerminateProcess on Windows
> doesn't kill the tree of processes like kill would.  It would be nice
> if Popen.terminate() did the same thing on both Unix and Windows.  (I
> assume that would mean making *all* the appropriate TerminateProcess
> calls.)

Possibly that should be kept separate and handled via eventual handling 
for process jobs:

> A job object allows groups of processes to be managed as a unit. Job objects are namable, securable, sharable objects that control attributes of the processes associated with them. Operations performed on the job object affect all processes associated with the job object.
> ...
> To terminate all processes currently associated with a job object, use the TerminateJobObject function.


Trent Mick
trentm at activestate.com

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