msvcrt, open_osfhandle, locking

Mark Hammond mhammond at
Wed Feb 23 22:41:55 CET 2000

"Niels Diepeveen" <niels at> wrote in message
news:38B3D3EA.C2BB4846 at
> Mark Hammond schreef:
> > file handle.  The locking module works directly with file object -
> > need to deal woth OS handles at all.
> Is this a 1.6 feature? In 1.5.2 locking() takes a file descriptor
> (f.fileno()), I think.

Oops - that would be my mistake.  I know it didnt take a Win32 handle,
but didnt check, and if I did I would have found you are correct.


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