[Python-ideas] asyncore: included batteries don't fit

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Sun Sep 23 01:04:44 CEST 2012

On 9/22/2012 2:46 PM, Antoine Pitrou wrote:
> On Sat, 22 Sep 2012 18:31:06 +0200
> chrysn <chrysn at fsfe.org> wrote:
>> hello python-ideas,
>> i'd like to start discussion about the state of asyncore/asynchat's
>> adaption in the python standard library, with the intention of finding a
>> roadmap for how to improve things, and of kicking off and coordinating
>> implementations.
>> here's the problem (as previously described in [issue15978] and
>> redirected here, with some additions):
>> the asyncore module would be much more useful if it were well integrated
>> in the standard library. in particular, it should be supported by:
> SSL support is also lacking:
> http://bugs.python.org/issue10084

chrysn: The issue needs a patch that incorporates Antoine's review. I am 
sure there are other asyncore issues that could use help too.

Terry Jan Reedy

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