Python 1.6a2 crashes in test_fork1 on my Mandrake Linux 7 machine

Neil Schemenauer nascheme at
Wed Apr 19 17:44:50 CEST 2000

Chad Netzer <cnetzer at> wrote:
>Neil Schemenauer sent me the following code, which demonstrates
>a problem quite clearly. It locks up on me in dual-CPU mode, but
>works fine in single-CPU mode.

Interesting.  My machine is a single CPU and still locks up with
that code.


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