[Python-Dev] Test failures under Windows?

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Tue Mar 24 23:51:45 CET 2009

> Note that I previously opened http://bugs.python.org/issue5116 with a
> patch to enable this to be controlled from Python via the msvcrt module.
>  This would enable the test suite to disable assertions for its entire run.

This patch is fine with me. It might need some documentation, though.

However, I would still be unhappy if Python on Windows would pop up
might pop up windows in cases where you get a proper exception on Unix.
So I'd rather see these bugs fixed instead of silencing them.


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