[Python-Dev] Summary of Python tracker Issues

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Fri Aug 21 18:07:59 CEST 2009

ACTIVITY SUMMARY (08/14/09 - 08/21/09)
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 2353 open (+40) / 16226 closed (+15) / 18579 total (+55)

Open issues with patches:   928

Average duration of open issues: 656 days.
Median duration of open issues: 411 days.

Open Issues Breakdown
   open  2322 (+40)
pending    30 ( +0)

Issues Created Or Reopened (57)

Allow buffering for HTTPResponse                                 08/18/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue4879    reopened r.david.murray                
       patch, patch                                                            

Py3.1 hangs in coroutine and eats up all memory                  08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6673    reopened scoder                        

cross platform failure and silly test in doctest                 08/14/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6703    created  cjw296                        

better col_offset for AST in statements like "for a,b in ..."    08/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6704    created  fwierzbicki                   

'''3,5'''.strip(r''',''') does not strip comma, returns '3,5'    08/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6705    created  mgruen                        

asyncore's accept() is broken                                    08/14/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6706    created  giampaolo.rodola              

dir() on __new__'d module w/o dict crashes 2.6.2                 08/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6707    created  DinoV                         

raw_input() calls generate compile errors.                       08/15/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6708    created  starz                         

It's possible to create TryExcept with no handlers               08/15/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6709    created  benjamin.peterson             

hotshot stats load causes TypeError when multiple files are load 08/15/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6710    created  j1m                           

macurl2path has typos that raise AttributeError                  08/16/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6711    created  joe.amenta                    

sys._getframe is not available on all Python implementations     08/16/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6712    created  johannes.janssen              

Integer & Long types:  Performance improvement of 1.6x to 2x for 08/16/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6713    created  gawain                        

memmove fails with unicode strings                               08/16/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6714    created  verigak                       

xz compressor support                                            08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6715    created  devurandom                    

Windows install error when choosing to compile .py files         08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6716    created  pds                           

Some problem with recursion handling                             08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6717    created  gregorlingl                   

ValueError in SocketServer.UDPServer Example          08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6718    created  ericpope                      

pdb messes up when debugging an non-ascii program                08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6719    created  smu                           

multiprocessing logging                                          08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6720    created  benliles                      

Locks in python standard library should be sanitized on fork     08/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6721    created  gregory.p.smith               

collections.namedtuple: confusing example                        08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6722    created  ash                           

csv.writer: example does not work                                08/18/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6723    created  nicolasg                      

r74463 causes failures in test_xmlrpc                            08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6724    created  r.david.murray                

Inconsistency in Documentation: "Name Spaces" vs "Namespaces"    08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6725    created  CarGuy37                      

pyuic4.bat has bad path to python.exe and pyuic.py               08/18/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6726    created  maar                          

ImportError when package is symlinked on Windows                 08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6727    created  jaraco                        

To avoid hang up in using CGIXMLRPCRequestHandler under IIS 7.x  08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6728    created  sjtuer                        

Add support for ssize_t                                          08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6729    created  Nikratio                      

dict.fromkeys() should not cross reference mutable value by defa 08/18/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6730    created  maxlem                        

Add option of non-zero exit status of setup.py when building of  08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6731    created  Arfrever                      

PyInit_shoddy() in shoddy.c does not return anything on success  08/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6732    created  kajiyama                      

curses line wrap broken when mixing full- and half-width unicode 08/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6733    created  fugounashi                    

Imap lib implicit conversion from bytes to string                08/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6734    created  surprising42                  

restype pointer to Structure subclass never initialized          08/19/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6735    created  dontbugme                     

File handling in Python                                          08/19/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6736    created  SallaS07                      

PEP 372 odict.__eq__ behaves incorrectly                         08/19/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6737    created  cegner                        

Wrong doc strings in itertools                                   08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6738    created  hagen                         

IDLE window won't start or show up after assgining new key in op 08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6739    created  CaribbeanCruise               

Compounded expressions with lambda functions are evaluated incor 08/20/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6740    created  mvyskocil                     

Garbage collector release method                                 08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6741    created  gardster                      

Embedding python into shared library crash on AIX                08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6742    created  damahay123                    

pprint.pprint should support no objects to print blank lines & a 08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6743    created  marystern                     

calling kevent repr raises a TypeError                           08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6744    created  jesstess                      

(curses) addstr() takes str in Python 3                          08/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6745    created  Trundle                       

ValueError raised by IDLE during tooltip open on 64-bit Centos 5 08/20/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6746    created  srid                          

test test_multiprocessing failed                                 08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6747    created  LinuxDonald                   

test test_telnetlib failed                                       08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6748    created  LinuxDonald                   

Support for encrypted zipfiles when interpreting zipfile as scri 08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6749    created  manis                         

threading issue in __builtins__.print                            08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6750    created  nullnil                       
       patch, needs review                                                     

Default return value in ConfigParser                             08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6751    created  jjdominguezm                  

-1**2=-1                                                         08/21/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6752    created  rahul1618                     

Python 3.1.1 test_cmd_line fails on Fedora 11                    08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6753    created  Pif                           

Non-existent member 'nb_inplace_divide' in PyNumberMethods       08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6754    created  kajiyama                      

Patch: new method get_wch for ncurses bindings: accept wide char 08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6755    created  inigoserna                    

ftplib documentation does not document what the acct parameter i 08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6756    created  tarjei                        

Marshal's documentation incomplete (Bools)                       08/21/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6757    created  serprex                       

Issues Now Closed (38)

Allow buffering for HTTPResponse                                    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4879    r.david.murray                
       patch, patch                                                            

Unable to launch IDLE on Windows                                  151 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5528    srid                          

Missing labelside option for Tix option menu (fix included)       103 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5961    gpolo                         

Fix O(n**2) performance problem in socket._fileobject              81 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6117    gregory.p.smith               
       patch, patch, easy, needs review                                        

Support for tcl 8.6                                                69 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6244    gpolo                         

Bug in hashlib                                                     64 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6281    gregory.p.smith               

multiline exception logging via syslog handler                     43 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6444    vsajip                        

IDLE with Tk-Cocoa: Edit, format menus hang                        37 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6463    wordtech                      

"HOME" is not a standard environment variable on Windows           29 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6556    tarek                         

urllib.urlopen creates bad requests when location header of 301    23 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6557    orsenthil                     

test_pickle fails on AIX -- 6.9999999999999994e-308 != 6.9999999   10 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6646    marketdickinson               

codecs documentation does not mention surrogateescape              13 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6648    ash                           

logging config - using of FileHandler's delay argument?            14 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6667    vsajip                        

CGI module documentation references method 'toupper'; should be     6 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6685    r.david.murray                

New functions in site.py to get user/global site packages paths     8 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6693    tarek                         

better col_offset for AST in statements like "for a,b in ..."       1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6704    benjamin.peterson             

'''3,5'''.strip(r''',''') does not strip comma, returns '3,5'       0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6705    eric.smith                    

dir() on __new__'d module w/o dict crashes 2.6.2                    1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6707    benjamin.peterson             

raw_input() calls generate compile errors.                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6708    benjamin.peterson             

macurl2path has typos that raise AttributeError                     4 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6711    orsenthil                     

memmove fails with unicode strings                                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6714    eric.smith                    

csv.writer: example does not work                                   0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6723    skip.montanaro                

pyuic4.bat has bad path to python.exe and pyuic.py                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6726    benjamin.peterson             

dict.fromkeys() should not cross reference mutable value by defa    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6730    r.david.murray                

restype pointer to Structure subclass never initialized             0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6735    theller                       

File handling in Python                                             0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6736    amaury.forgeotdarc            

PEP 372 odict.__eq__ behaves incorrectly                            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6737    rhettinger                    

Compounded expressions with lambda functions are evaluated incor    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6740    eric.smith                    

ValueError raised by IDLE during tooltip open on 64-bit Centos 5    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6746    gpolo                         

-1**2=-1                                                            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6752    amaury.forgeotdarc            

ScrolledText allows Frame.bbox to hide Text.bbox                 1651 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1119673 gpolo                         

Tix: PanedWindow.panes nonfunctional                             1477 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1250469 gpolo                         

Tix CheckList 'radio' option cannot be changed                   1465 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1259434 gpolo                         

Tix.py class HList missing info_bbox, info_dragsite and info_dro 1373 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1356969 gpolo                         
       patch, easy                                                             

urllib.FancyURLopener.redirect_internal looses data on POST!     1293 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1424148 orsenthil                     

Tix.Grid patch                                                   1131 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1522587 gpolo                         

Fix numerous bugs in unittest                                    1084 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1550273 jonozzz                       

functools.compose to chain functions together                     912 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1660179 rhettinger                    

Top Issues Most Discussed (10)

 17 Add option of non-zero exit status of setup.py when building of    3 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6731   

 15 PyXXX_ClearFreeList for dict, set, and list                        8 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6695   

  7 Imap lib implicit conversion from bytes to string                  2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6734   

  7 sys._getframe is not available on all Python implementations       5 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6712   

  7 Python 3.1 segfaults when invalid UTF-8 characters are	passed f    8 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6697   

  7 c_char_p return value returns string, not bytes                   74 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6239   

  7 Conversion of longs to bytes and vice-versa.                    1810 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue1023290

  6 httplib read() very slow due to lack of socket buffer            501 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue2576   

  6 urllib.FancyURLopener.redirect_internal looses data on POST!    1293 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue1424148

  5 fnmatch fails on filenames containing \n character                14 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6665   

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