[Python-Dev] Summary of Python tracker Issues

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Fri Mar 20 18:08:09 CET 2009

ACTIVITY SUMMARY (03/13/09 - 03/20/09)
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 2392 open (+27) / 14957 closed (+14) / 17349 total (+41)

Open issues with patches:   836

Average duration of open issues: 661 days.
Median duration of open issues: 402 days.

Open Issues Breakdown
   open  2362 (+25)
pending    30 ( +2)

Issues Created Or Reopened (44)

PATCH: Armin's attribute lookup caching for 3.0                  03/14/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1568    reopened pitrou                        

merge json library with latest simplejson 2.0.x                  03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4136    reopened pitrou                        

profile doesn't support non-UTF8 source code                     03/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4282    reopened haypo                         
       patch, needs review                                                     

doc copyedits                                                    03/13/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5486    created  dsm001                        

Parts of Tkinter missing (but not when running from IDLE)        03/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5487    created  oc                            

nb_inplace_divide slot is missing in docs                        03/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5488    created  donlorenzo                    

Broken DLL                                                       03/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5489    created  JCoder                        

Broken DLL                                                       03/14/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5490    created  JCoder                        

Clarify contextlib.nested semantics                              03/15/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5491    created  ncoghlan                      

Error on leaving IDLE with quit() or exit() under Linux          03/15/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5492    created  gerluijten                    

Rephrasing the doc of object.__nonzero__                         03/15/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5493    created  ezio.melotti                  

Failure in test_httpservers on Linux                             03/15/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5494    created  gerluijten                    

ValueError exception of tuple.index(x) gives imprecise error mes 03/15/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5495    created  Retro                         

codecs.lookup docstring is misleading                            03/15/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5496    created  exarkun                       

openssl compileerror with original source                        03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5497    created  ocean-city                    

Can SGMLParser properly handle <empty/> tags?                    03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5498    created  once-off                      

only accept byte for getarg('c') and unicode for getarg('C')     03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5499    created  haypo                         

tarfile: path problem in arcname under windows                   03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5500    created  ellioh                        

Update multiprocessing docs re: freeze_support                   03/17/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5501    created  bcorfman                      

io-c: TextIOWrapper is faster than BufferedReader but not protec 03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5502    created  haypo                         

multiprocessing/connection.py wrong pipe name under win32        03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5503    created  jqcn2003                      

ctypes should work with systems where mmap can't be PROT_WRITE a 03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5504    created  agoode                        

sys.stdin.read() doesn't return after first EOF on Windows       03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5505    created  r_mosaic                      

io.BytesIO doesn't support the buffer protocol                   03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5506    created  pitrou                        

ctypes configuration fails on mips-linux (and probably Irix)     03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5507    created  doko                          

maximum recursion depth exceeded in __subclasscheck__            03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5508    created  gangesmaster                  

cPickle - module object has no attribute                         03/18/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5509    created  ntroutman                     

patches for Modules/socketmodule.c for NetBSD                    03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5510    created  yesmar                        

zipfile - add __exit__ attribute to make ZipFile object compatib 03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5511    created  petruchio                     

Streamline integer division                                      03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5512    created  marketdickinson               

"What's New" should say VERY CLEARLY that the type file	is gone  03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5513    created  MLModel                       

Darwin framework libpython3.0.a is not a normal static library   03/18/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5514    created  jhowarth                      

'n' formatting for int and float handles leading zero padding po 03/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5515    created  eric.smith                    

equality not symmetric for subclasses of datetime.date and datet 03/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5516    created  jess.austin                   

2to3 haven't convert buffer object to memoryview                 03/19/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5517    created  bhy                           

cPickle produces inconsistent output                             03/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5518    created  rb                            

Deletion of some statements in re documentation                  03/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5519    created  MLModel                       

refactor test_datetime.py                                        03/19/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5520    created  jess.austin                   

sqlite3.h missing                                                03/20/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5521    created  mendell                       

HTTPRedirectHandler documentation is wrong                       03/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5522    created  jkugler                       

Python bug tracker won't let you edit your profile               03/20/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5523    created  jkugler                       

execfile() removed from Python3                                  03/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5524    created  haypo                         

Problem with email.MIME* library, using wrong new line           03/20/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5525    created  lclement                      

Local variables unavailable for operation of list comprehension  03/20/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue5526    created  evan.greensmith               

Issues Now Closed (43)

Test issue                                                        563 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1064    loewis                        

locale.format bug if thousand separator is space (french	separat  535 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1222    eric.smith                    

doctest.testmod gets noisy if called more than once per SystemEx  456 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1611    ncoghlan                      

Implement __format__ for Decimal                                  270 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2110    marketdickinson               

float compared to decimal is silently incorrect.                  352 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2531    jdunck                        

Python 3.0b3 doesn't start on German Win XP SP3/SP2               185 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue3820    pitrou                        

float(0.0) singleton                                              168 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4024    rhettinger                    

traceback attribute error                                         166 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4034    haypo                         
       patch, needs review                                                     

open(): use keyword only for arguments other than file and mode   157 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4121    haypo                         
       patch, patch, needs review                                              

struct.pack('L', -1)                                              140 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4228    marketdickinson               

Use 30-bit digits instead of 15-bit digits for Python integers.   136 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4258    marketdickinson               

Idle - incorrectly displaying a character (Latin capital letter   126 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4281    vbr                           

PyUnicode_FromWideChar incorrect for characters outside the BMP   108 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4474    marketdickinson               

exception traceback sometimes slow                                101 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4503    pitrou                        

Issue with RotatingFileHandler logging handler on Windows          81 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4749    neyro                         

IDLE startup file .Idle.py not documented                          28 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5276    georg.brandl                  

optparse special usage tokens conflict with formatting character   20 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5374    andybuckley                   

json needs object_pairs_hook                                       20 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5381    rhettinger                    

stack overflow after hitting recursion limit twice                 13 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5392    pitrou                        

os.read not handling O_DIRECT flag                                 18 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5396    exarkun                       

2to3 wrong for types.StringTypes                                   10 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5425    benjamin.peterson             

cmpfunc in Python 3.0.1 windows installer                           3 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5431    tjreedy                       

Reference paragraph about the constructs that bind names needs u    5 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5469    georg.brandl                  

round(float, ndigits<0) sometimes rounds to odd                     3 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5473    marketdickinson               

document mistake xml.dom.minidom.Element                            4 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5478    georg.brandl                  

Expand Decimal.__format__() support to include "n"                  5 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5481    marketdickinson               

doc copyedits                                                       0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5486    georg.brandl                  

Parts of Tkinter missing (but not when running from IDLE)           0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5487    loewis                        

nb_inplace_divide slot is missing in docs                           1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5488    georg.brandl                  

Broken DLL                                                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5489    ocean-city                    

Broken DLL                                                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5490    loewis                        

Clarify contextlib.nested semantics                                 1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5491    georg.brandl                  

Rephrasing the doc of object.__nonzero__                            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5493    georg.brandl                  

ValueError exception of tuple.index(x) gives imprecise error mes    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5495    benjamin.peterson             

codecs.lookup docstring is misleading                               0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5496    georg.brandl                  

cPickle - module object has no attribute                            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5509    benjamin.peterson             

2to3 haven't convert buffer object to memoryview                    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5517    benjamin.peterson             

sqlite3.h missing                                                   0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5521    benjamin.peterson             

Python bug tracker won't let you edit your profile                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5523    benjamin.peterson             

Local variables unavailable for operation of list comprehension     0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5526    benjamin.peterson             

dir() should only return strings                                 1603 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1056293 haypo                         

Use \r\n, not \n for HTTP headers                                 849 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1597000 pitrou                        

if something as x:                                                678 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1714448 mrabarnett                    

Top Issues Most Discussed (10)

 12 Allow auto-numbered replacement fields in str.format() strings    36 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5237   

 11 "What's New" should say VERY CLEARLY that the type file	is gone    2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5513   

 11 RFC: improve distutils bdist_rpm so it builds pure python modul    7 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5482   

 10 Streamline integer division                                        2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5512   

 10 contextlib.nested inconsistent with, well, nested with statemen   35 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5251   

 10 if something as x:                                               678 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue1714448

  9 rewrite of minidom.Node.normalize                                391 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue2170   

  8 merge json library with latest simplejson 2.0.x                    3 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue4136   

  7 mmap: read_byte/write_byte and object type                        20 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5391   

  7 locale.format bug if thousand separator is space (french	separa  535 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue1222   

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