Python hits the spot
fredrik at pythonware.com
Mon Jun 24 00:41:40 CEST 2002
Tim Peters wrote:
> But when the OS+libc refuse to give any hint of trouble, and themselves go
> nuts later, I don't accept that as being Python's problem. As noted, more
> recent versions of Linux kill the process (well, kill *some* process(es),
> probably including at least this one) instead of going completely insane.
> That sounds like a misfeature to me too, but it's outside of Python's
for some reason, the python-dev archives contain an old
post by Linus Torvalds on this topic:
"Take the good with the bad: there is no free lunch.
And please, don't WHINE."
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