[Python-Dev] Sad status of Python 3.x buildbots

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Wed Sep 3 02:33:47 CEST 2014

On Wed, 3 Sep 2014 00:13:22 +0200
Victor Stinner <victor.stinner at gmail.com> wrote:
> AMD64 Snow Leop 3.x: many tests are not reliable (stable) on this
> platform. For example, test_logging.test_race() sometimes fail with
> PermissionError(1, "Operation not permitted:
> '/tmp/test_logging-3-bjulw8iz.log'"). Another example,
> test_asyncio.test_stdin_broken_pipe() sometimes fail with an assertion
> error because BrokenPipeError was not raised. Do we still support this
> old version of Mac OS X? Released in 2009, it is 5 years old.

5 years old is not that old. I don't know what the upgrade expectations
are on OS X, but I'm sure Python runs well on 5-yeard old Windows,
Linuces and perhaps even FreeBSDs.



More information about the Python-Dev mailing list