[Python-Dev] PyPy progress: list of CPython 3.5 crashers and bugs

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Mon Dec 5 07:22:17 EST 2016

On 5 December 2016 at 18:42, Armin Rigo <armin.rigo at gmail.com> wrote:
> In 3.5.2+ at least, I'm reasonably convinced that all crashers are
> real, but I didn't spend the time to come up with actual examples or
> patches, beyond the first two items on the list.  There are also
> non-crasher bugs where the current behavior is clearly wrong according
> to the documentation or the PEP.  I've also added a few points that
> strike me as rather strange but not against the documentation.  What
> should I do with this list?  From my point of view, I could drop it
> all in a single issue, or possibly three of them (crashers, bugs,
> "strange").  Alternatively I can go ahead and open one issue per
> bullet point.  Which way would you prefer?  Or, if you think there is
> no point in me filing issues without actual examples and patches, then
> that's fine with me too and I will simply continue to expand my
> cpython-crashers.rst file.

I think 3 omnibus issues would be a reasonable way to go, with the
discussion on those issues then splitting things out to either new
issue reports, or entries in
https://hg.python.org/cpython/file/default/Lib/test/crashers/ (if any
of the crashers can't be readily resolved).


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