It's in Python. It just _works_!

Tim Peters tim.peters at
Fri Sep 3 03:34:19 CEST 2004

[Grant Edwards]
> ...
> Apparently, the file descriptor you get from a socket object
> under Win32 can't be used with and os.write()?  I
> couldn't find anywhere in the docs that said so, but I sure
> couldn't get it to work.  At least not under WinMe.

Socket handles and file descriptors are disjoint concepts in Windows
(any flavor), and aren't interchangeable in any context.

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