[Python-ideas] IDEA: do not alter default SIGINT handling

ryles rylesny at gmail.com
Tue Sep 15 18:16:27 CEST 2009

On Sep 15, 9:34 am, Nick Coghlan <ncogh... at gmail.com> wrote:
> Actually, it looks like it works with a modern version of Python (I just
> checked with the 2.6 install on my home Windows machine).

I'm using 2.6.2 on XP SP3 and time.sleep() is not interrupted with

FYI, threading.Event().wait(n) actually looks to be interruptible on
both *nix and Windows.

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