[Python-Dev] I vote to reject: Adding timeout to socket.py and httplib.py.

Bill Janssen janssen at parc.com
Thu Mar 22 02:53:58 CET 2007

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > > Is it time for a sockettools module, maybe?
> >
> > +1!
> -1. The new module would be just as much a jumble of unrelated APIs as
> the socket module already is, so there's no particularly good reason
> to create an arbitrary separation. Also, KISS.

I agree with Guido on this one.


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