[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] r87768 - in python/branches/py3k: Lib/socket.py Lib/test/test_socket.py Misc/NEWS
solipsis at pitrou.net
Wed Jan 5 23:43:53 CET 2011
On Wed, 05 Jan 2011 17:21:23 -0500
Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> > Issue #7995: When calling accept() on a socket with a timeout, the returned
> > socket is now always non-blocking, regardless of the operating system.
> Seems clear enough
> > + # Issue #7995: if no default timeout is set and the listening
> > + # socket had a (non-zero) timeout, force the new socket in blocking
> > + # mode to override platform-specific socket flags inheritance.
> Slightly confusing
> > + # Issue #7995: when calling accept() on a listening socket with a
> > + # timeout, the resulting socket should not be non-blocking.
> Seems to contradict the first. 'sould not be non-blocking' to me means
> 'should be blocking', as opposed to 'is now ... non-blocking'.
Thank you for spotting the contradiction; this is now fixed.
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