[Python-Dev] Should we fix these errors?
random832 at fastmail.com
Fri Jul 22 12:21:29 EDT 2016
On Fri, Jul 22, 2016, at 11:35, Victor Stinner wrote:
> Oh, the first one is a regression that I introduced in the
> implementation of the PEP 475 (retry syscall on EINTR). I don't think
> that it can be triggered in practice, because socket handles on
> Windows are small numbers, so unlikely to be seen as negative.
The problem as I understand it isn't that handles will be seen as
negative, the problem is that the error return will be seen as
> I just fixed it:
Does INVALID_SOCKET exist on non-windows systems? (It's probably safe to
compare against -1, the relevant functions are defined in POSIX as
returning -1 rather than an unspecified negative value)
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