<div dir="ltr"><div>Christian,</div><div><br></div><div>Please don't touch nntplib.</div><div><br></div><div>Also I think telnetlib should stay.<br></div></div><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">On Wed, May 22, 2019 at 5:44 AM Berker Peksağ <<a href="mailto:berker.peksag@gmail.com">berker.peksag@gmail.com</a>> wrote:<br></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0px 0px 0px 0.8ex;border-left:1px solid rgb(204,204,204);padding-left:1ex">On Tue, May 21, 2019 at 7:11 PM Christian Heimes <<a href="mailto:christian@python.org" target="_blank">christian@python.org</a>> wrote:<br>
><br>
> On 21/05/2019 17.31, Antoine Pitrou wrote:<br>
> ><br>
> > As I said, if the main annoyance with nntplib is the sporadic test<br>
> > failures, then the relevant tests can be disabled on CI.<br>
> ><br>
> > NNTP itself is still used, even if less and less.<br>
><br>
> I don't like the idea to drop a third of the test cases for nntplib -- and the 30% that actually test that Python's NNTP library can talk to an actual NNTP server. IMHO it's more beneficial for core development and for nntplib to have it maintained by somebody that cares about the library.<br>
<br>
<a href="https://github.com/python/cpython/pull/9461" rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">https://github.com/python/cpython/pull/9461</a> should fix most of the<br>
annoyances with test_nntplib. It uses a local server instead of an<br>
external one.<br>
<br>
--Berker<br>
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</blockquote></div><br clear="all"><br>-- <br><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div>--Guido van Rossum (<a href="http://python.org/~guido" target="_blank">python.org/~guido</a>)</div><div><i style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;font-weight:400;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255);color:rgb(136,136,136)"><span>Pronouns</span>: he/him/his </i><a href="http://feministing.com/2015/02/03/how-using-they-as-a-singular-pronoun-can-change-the-world/" style="color:rgb(17,85,204);font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;font-style:normal;font-weight:400;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)" target="_blank"><i>(why is my <span>pronoun</span> here?)</i></a></div></div></div>