[Python-Dev] Summary of Python tracker Issues

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Fri Sep 4 18:08:26 CEST 2009

ACTIVITY SUMMARY (08/28/09 - 09/04/09)
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 2374 open (+24) / 16285 closed (+18) / 18659 total (+42)

Open issues with patches:   939

Average duration of open issues: 661 days.
Median duration of open issues: 415 days.

Open Issues Breakdown
   open  2341 (+23)
pending    32 ( +1)

Issues Created Or Reopened (45)

Multiple buffer overflows in unicode processing                  09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2620    reopened brett.cannon                  

os.getpwent returns unsigned 32bit value, os.setuid refuses it   09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5705    reopened brett.cannon                  
       patch, 64bit                                                            

math.log, log10 inconsistency                                    08/28/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6765    reopened tjreedy                       

invalid print in tkinter\test\test_ttk\test_widgets.py           08/28/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6796    created  keithc                        

When Beginning Expression with Lookahead Assertion I get no Matc 08/28/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6797    created  jwindle                       

Argument for sys.settrace() callbacks documented incorrectly     08/28/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6798    created  robert.kern                   

mimetypes does not give cannonical extension for guess_extension 08/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6799    created  ptarjan                       

os.exec* raises "OSError: [Errno 45] Operation not supported" in 08/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6800    created  rnk                           

symmetric_difference_update documentation fix                    08/30/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6801    reopened r.david.murray                

build fails on Snow Leopard                                      08/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6802    created  jmr                           

Context manager docs refer to contextlib.contextmanager as conte 08/29/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6803    created  dhaffey                       

IDLE: Detect Python files even if name doesn't end in .py        08/29/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6804    created  gagenellina                   

Should be URL for documentation of current release of Python 3 ( 08/30/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6805    created  MLModel                       

test_platform fails under Snow Leopard                           08/30/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6806    created  brett.cannon                  

No such file or directory: 'msisupport.dll' in msi.py            08/30/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6807    created  pds                           

python 3.1 documentation tutorial classes                        08/30/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6808    created  tom_morse                     

Python string.lstrip bug?                                        08/31/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6809    created  mushywushy                    

add link to the documentation of signal.signal                   08/31/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6810    created  Yinon                         

add a filename argument to marshal.load*                         08/31/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6811    created  brett.cannon                  

Snow Leopard python program fails because _PyType_Modified is mi 08/31/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6812    created  soshea                        

update format() documentation and tutorial                       09/01/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6813    created  grooverdan                    

xrange removal from documentation                                09/01/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6814    created  grooverdan                    

UnicodeDecodeError in os.path.expandvars                         09/01/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6815    created  shura_zam                     

Provide CPython command line functionality via runpy module      09/01/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6816    created  ncoghlan                      

char buffer in function posix_getcwdu should not be fix length   09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6817    created  boya                          

remove/delete method for zipfile/tarfile objects                 09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6818    created  rossmclendon                  

Typo in datamodel.rst ("Custon" -> "Custom")                     09/02/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6819    created  jon                           

Redefinition of HAVE_STRFTIME can cause compiler errors.         09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6820    created  rgpitts                       

incorrect doc for PyBuffer_Release                               09/02/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6821    created  egreen                        

Error calling .storlines from ftplib                             09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6822    created  rdevaughn                     

time.strftime does unnecessary range check                       09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6823    created  rshapiro                      

help for a module should list supported platforms                09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6824    created  rickysarraf                   

Minor documentation bug with os.path.split                       09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6825    created  evaned                        

Add __contains__ to range type                                   09/02/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6826    created  hpesoj                        

deepcopy erroneously doesn't call __setstate__ if __getstate__ r 09/02/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6827    created  shauncutts                    

wrongly highlighted blocks in the Tutorial                       09/03/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6828    created  gagenellina                   

Frendly error message when inheriting from function              09/04/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6829    reopened techtonik                     

Some uniformness in defaultdict                                  09/03/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6830    created  t-kamiya                      

2to3 assignment division conversion                              09/03/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6831    created  highfestiva                   

Outputting unicode crushes when printing to file on Linux        09/03/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6832    created  Orlowski                      

incorrect: failed local variable referenced before assignment    09/03/09
CLOSED http://bugs.python.org/issue6833    created  paultjuhatwork                

use different mechanism for pythonw on osx                       09/03/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6834    created  ronaldoussoren                

doctest problem with decorated function when decorator is define 09/03/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6835    created  goetzpf                       

Mismatching use of memory APIs                                   09/04/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6836    created  krisvale                      

Mark the compiler package as deprecated                          09/04/09
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6837    created  exarkun                       

Issues Now Closed (45)

poss. patch for fnmatch.py to add {.htm,html} style globbing      505 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2649    georg.brandl                  

webbrowser.py doesn't properly handle BROWSER env var             500 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2666    georg.brandl                  

os.getcwd fails for long path names on linux                      490 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue2722    boya                          
       patch, easy                                                             

bytearrays are not thread safe                                    440 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue3139    loewis                        

math.log(x, 10) gives different result than math.log10(x)         368 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue3724    tjreedy                       

library.pdf - Section 12.13.2 Connection Objects - example cut o  316 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue4160    ezio.melotti                  

Remove Monterey support from configure.in                         222 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5047    georg.brandl                  

compiler.parse raises SyntaxErrors without line number informati  221 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5064    georg.brandl                  

test_funcattrs truncated during unittest conversion               218 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5101    georg.brandl                  

help  related topic doesn't exist                                 204 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5221    georg.brandl                  

BaseCookie.load doesn't create Morsel objects for mappings        200 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5275    georg.brandl                  

add conversion table to time module docs                           13 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue5365    georg.brandl                  

tarfile normalizes arcname                                        102 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6054    lars.gustaebel                

should we include argparse                                         81 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6247    r.david.murray                

Added Misc/python.pc to 'distclean' Rule                           75 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6297    marketdickinson               

inserting None into sys.modules does not raise ImportError with    36 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6563    brett.cannon                  

No update about automatic numbering of fields in format strings    38 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6579    eric.smith                    

test_telnetlib doesn't test Telnet.write                           39 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6582    rwanderley                    
       patch, easy                                                             

optparse parse_args argument references wrong                      28 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6638    georg.brandl                  

PyInit_shoddy() in shoddy.c does not return anything on success    13 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6732    georg.brandl                  

threading issue in __builtins__.print                               9 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6750    amaury.forgeotdarc            
       patch, needs review                                                     

Non-existent member 'nb_inplace_divide' in PyNumberMethods         11 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6754    georg.brandl                  

ftplib documentation does not document what the acct parameter i   14 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6756    georg.brandl                  

Marshal's documentation incomplete (Bools)                         13 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6757    georg.brandl                  

math.log, log10 inconsistency                                       3 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6765    georg.brandl                  

Python 2.6 tutorial still recommends using Exception.message att   11 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6777    georg.brandl                  

invalid print in tkinter\test\test_ttk\test_widgets.py              5 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6796    keithc                        

When Beginning Expression with Lookahead Assertion I get no Matc    1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6797    marketdickinson               

symmetric_difference_update documentation fix                       1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6801    georg.brandl                  

Context manager docs refer to contextlib.contextmanager as conte    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6803    georg.brandl                  

Should be URL for documentation of current release of Python 3 (    0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6805    georg.brandl                  

test_platform fails under Snow Leopard                              5 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6806    brett.cannon                  

python 3.1 documentation tutorial classes                           2 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6808    georg.brandl                  

Python string.lstrip bug?                                           0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6809    marketdickinson               

add link to the documentation of signal.signal                      1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6810    georg.brandl                  

update format() documentation and tutorial                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6813    eric.smith                    

xrange removal from documentation                                   0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6814    georg.brandl                  

Typo in datamodel.rst ("Custon" -> "Custom")                        1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6819    georg.brandl                  

incorrect doc for PyBuffer_Release                                  0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6821    georg.brandl                  

Add __contains__ to range type                                      0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6826    marketdickinson               

wrongly highlighted blocks in the Tutorial                          0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6828    georg.brandl                  

Some uniformness in defaultdict                                     0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6830    georg.brandl                  

Outputting unicode crushes when printing to file on Linux           1 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6832    Orlowski                      

incorrect: failed local variable referenced before assignment       0 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue6833    marketdickinson               

Deleted files are reinstalled                                    1900 days
       http://bugs.python.org/issue977470  georg.brandl                  

Top Issues Most Discussed (10)

 15 build fails on Snow Leopard                                        6 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6802   

  8 Outputting unicode crushes when printing to file on Linux          1 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue6832   

  6 remove/delete method for zipfile/tarfile objects                   2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6818   

  6 Support TLS SNI extension in ssl module                          156 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue5639   

  6 improve xrange.__contains__                                      764 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue1766304

  5 symmetric_difference_update documentation fix                      1 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue6801   

  4 help for a module should list supported platforms                  2 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue6824   

  4 bytearrays are not thread safe                                   440 days
closed  http://bugs.python.org/issue3139   

  4 Add os.link() and os.symlink() and	os.path.islink() support for 1054 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue1578269

  3 attribute error after non-from import                           1876 days
open    http://bugs.python.org/issue992389 

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