"urlopen" not thread safe

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at yahoo.com.ar
Sat Mar 17 10:53:24 CET 2007

En Thu, 15 Mar 2007 21:12:46 -0300, John Nagle <nagle at animats.com>  

>     I was looking at the code for "urllib", and there's
> some undocumented "FTP cacheing" code in there that's not thread safe.
> The documentation for "urllib"
>     Is there any good reason to keep that code in "urllib"?
> Unless something critical uses that undocumented feature,
> that code probably ought to come out.  Comments?

Maybe the default should be None, like tempcache; anyone interested could  
assign to the ftpcache instance attribute.

Gabriel Genellina

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