[Python-Dev] Summary of Python tracker Issues

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Fri Oct 30 18:07:15 CET 2009

ACTIVITY SUMMARY (10/23/09 - 10/30/09)
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 2483 open (+31) / 16582 closed (+19) / 19065 total (+50)

Open issues with patches:   989

Average duration of open issues: 675 days.
Median duration of open issues: 430 days.

Open Issues Breakdown
   open  2447 (+31)
pending    35 ( +0)

Issues Created Or Reopened (53)

distutils and IronPython compatibility                           10/27/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7071    reopened michael.foord                 

Popen blocks program from another thread                         10/23/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7193    reopened dgriff1                       

test_thread is flaky                                             10/23/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7194    created  pitrou                        

Value error 'path is on drive c: start on drive d:' in os.path.r 10/23/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7195    created  jaraco                        

Clarify str.split() behavior                                     10/24/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7196    created  gagenellina                   

test_multiprocessing crashes under Windows when run in verbose m 10/24/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7197    created  pitrou                        

csv.writer                                                       10/24/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7198    created  zacktu                        

Doc: Logging level order seems inconsistent                      10/24/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7199    created  tjreedy                       

multiprocessing deadlock on Mac OS X when queue collected before 10/24/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7200    created  bquinlan                      

double Endian problem and more on arm                            10/24/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7201    created  mancausoft                    

"python setup.py MYCOMMAND --verbose" does not yield an unrecogn 10/25/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7202    created  zooko                         

fixer for map(None, ...) needs to consider multi-argument case   10/25/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7203    created  georg.brandl                  

Strange shebang line in test_pep263                              10/25/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7204    created  wiz                           

bz2file deadlock                                                 10/25/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7205    created  rbcollins                     

64 bit python fails on Windows 7                                 10/25/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7206    created  richo                         

test_telnetlib fails on OS X 10.6                                10/26/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7207    created  mark.dickinson                
       patch, needs review                                                     

Getpass echo's password to screen on 2.6, but not on 2.5 or 3.1  10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7208    created  pajs at fodder.org.uk            

Prevents uint_t from being used on QNX                           10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7209    created  kraai                         

Proposed Syntax Checks in Test Suite                             10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7210    created  ChuckRhode                    

select module - kevent ident field 64 bit issue                  10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7211    created  mbroughton                    

Retrieve an arbitrary element from a set without removing it     10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7212    created  wrichert                      

Popen.subprocess change close_fds default to True                10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7213    created  milko.krachounov              

TreeBuilder.end(tag) differs between cElementTree and ElementTre 10/26/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7214    created  merrellb                      

TreeBuilder.end(tag) differs between cElementTree and ElementTre 10/26/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7215    created  merrellb                      

low performance of zipfile readline()                            10/27/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7216    created  volker_siepmann               

IDLE Subprocess Startup Error                                    10/27/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7217    created  irdb                          

test_site failure under Windows                                  10/27/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7218    created  pitrou                        

Unhelpful error message when a distutils package install fails d 10/27/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7219    created  michael.foord                 

python -m no longer executes packages directly                   10/27/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7220    created  Martijn                       

DispatcherWithSendTests_UsePoll with test_asyncore does nothing  10/27/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7221    created  pitrou                        

thread reaping is imperfect                                      10/27/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7222    created  pitrou                        

Simplify and improve Thread.join()                               10/27/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7223    created  pitrou                        

One obvious way to do interning                                  10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7224    created  belopolsky                    

fwrite() compiler warnings                                       10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7225    created  benjamin.peterson             

IDLE right-clicks don't work on Mac OS 10.5                      10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7226    created  MLModel                       

Shell Support for installation of Python Packages (.EGG)         10/28/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7227    created  djlyon                        

%lld for PyErr_Format (Modules/_io/bufferedio.c)                 10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7228    created  ocean-city                    

Manual entry for time.daylight can be misleading                 10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7229    created  napik                         

test_hotshot fails on solaris                                    10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7230    created  csernazs                      

Windows installer does not add \Scripts folder to the path       10/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7231    created  sorin                         

Support of 'with' statement fo TarFile class                     10/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7232    created  jaime.buelta                  

decimal.py: two rotate() issues                                  10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7233    created  skrah                         

Complete your registration to Python tracker -- keyRVZuTYMju0Lif 10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7234    created  kaka                          

IO libary have some error                                        10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7235    created  kaka                          

the reply's additional "Re:" is ok                               10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7236    created  kaka                          

Syntax error with not                                            10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7237    created  LambertDW                     

frame.f_lineno doesn't get updated after local trace function as 10/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7238    created  eggy                          

Error when running a code                                        10/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7239    created  MNilson                       

subprocess.Popen.stdout.flush fails os OS-X 10.6.1               10/30/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7240    created  petegibson                    

tkinter fails to import                                          10/30/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue7241    reopened python.noob                   

Forking in a thread raises RuntimeError                          10/30/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7242    created  csernazs                      

mac binary download link for 2.6.4 broken                        10/30/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7243    created  beard                         

0.0 and -0.0 identified, with surprising results                 10/24/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1678380 reopened mark.dickinson                

Issues Now Closed (47)

Option to ignore or substitute ~/.pydistutils.cfg                 769 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1180    tarek                         
       patch, easy                                                             

Extension module build fails for MinGW: missing vcvarsall.bat     550 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2698    tarek                         

py3k warn on use of frame.f_exc*                                  486 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue3223    benjamin.peterson             

'dictionary changed size' error in test_multiprocessing           433 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue3578    pitrou                        

tarfile keeps excessive dir structure in compressed files         307 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4750    lars.gustaebel                

tarfile: path problem in arcname under windows                    226 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5500    lars.gustaebel                

Incorrect DST transition                                          217 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5582    acummings                     

Fix reference leak in io.StringIO                                 138 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6242    pitrou                        

zipfile: Invalid argument when opening zero-sized files           102 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6511    skelker                       

PEP 314 inconsistency (authors/author/maintainer)                  28 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6992    tarek                         

utf-8 encoding error                                               25 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7045    benjamin.peterson             

'g'/'G' format docs need a little more explanation                 24 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7051    mark.dickinson                

Automatic test___all__                                             23 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7055    pitrou                        

Add some test execution environment protection to regrtest         23 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7058    r.david.murray                

archive_util.make_archive doesn't restore the cwd if an error is   19 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7066    tarek                         

distutils and IronPython compatibility                              0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7071    r.david.murray                

struct help in the interpreter does not explain about the fmt op   20 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7078    mark.dickinson                
       patch, easy                                                             

Patch for get_filename in email.message when content-disposition   19 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7082    r.david.murray                

printing a list releases the GIL carelessly                        19 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7084    pitrou                        

Decimal.is_normal should return True even for numbers with expon   17 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7099    mark.dickinson                

Extension module build fails for MinGW: missing vcvarsall.bat      12 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7131    tarek                         

Fix Download Current Documentation link                            10 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7157    georg.brandl                  

zipfile leaves a file handle open if file is zero size              9 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7169    r.david.murray                

sum() doesn't work for lists.                                       6 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7176    ezio.melotti                  

Popen blocks program from another thread                            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7193    dgriff1                       

test_thread is flaky                                                5 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7194    ned.deily                     

csv.writer                                                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7198    zacktu                        

Doc: Logging level order seems inconsistent                         4 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7199    vinay.sajip                   

fixer for map(None, ...) needs to consider multi-argument case      2 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7203    segfaulthunter                

Strange shebang line in test_pep263                                 0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7204    georg.brandl                  

bz2file deadlock                                                    2 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7205    pitrou                        

test_telnetlib fails on OS X 10.6                                   1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7207    mark.dickinson                
       patch, needs review                                                     

TreeBuilder.end(tag) differs between cElementTree and ElementTre    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7215    r.david.murray                

test_site failure under Windows                                     0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7218    tarek                         

python -m no longer executes packages directly                      0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7220    benjamin.peterson             

Simplify and improve Thread.join()                                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7223    pitrou                        

Shell Support for installation of Python Packages (.EGG)            0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7227    tarek                         

decimal.py: two rotate() issues                                     0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7233    mark.dickinson                

Complete your registration to Python tracker -- keyRVZuTYMju0Lif    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7234    eric.smith                    

IO libary have some error                                           0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7235    kaka                          

the reply's additional "Re:" is ok                                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7236    eric.smith                    

Syntax error with not                                               0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7237    benjamin.peterson             

Error when running a code                                           0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7239    MNilson                       

tkinter fails to import                                             0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue7241    python.noob                   

bdist_deb - Debian packager                                       251 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1054967 tarek                         

long int bitwise ops speedup (patch included)                    1773 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1087418 mark.dickinson                

Thread shutdown exception in Thread.notify()                      630 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue1722344 pitrou                        

Top Issues Most Discussed (10)

 19 Backport py3k float repr to trunk                                 17 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7117   

 12 %lld for PyErr_Format (Modules/_io/bufferedio.c)                   2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7228   

 11 unify pydistutils.cfg and distutils.cfg and use .local            10 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7175   

 10 64 bit python fails on Windows 7                                   5 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7206   

 10 long int bitwise ops speedup (patch included)                   1773 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue1087418

  9 select module - kevent ident field 64 bit issue                    4 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7211   

  9 bz2file deadlock                                                   2 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue7205   

  9 Python 2.5 64 bit compile fails on Solaris 10/gcc 4.1.1         1029 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue1628484

  7 Proposed Syntax Checks in Test Suite                               4 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue7210   

  7 fixer for map(None, ...) needs to consider multi-argument case     2 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue7203   

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