[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
Control-C.

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



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