recv_into(bytearray) complains about a "pinned buffer"

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at
Mon Feb 1 13:06:25 CET 2010

Le Mon, 01 Feb 2010 03:30:56 +0100, Martin v. Loewis a écrit :
>> Is this a bug in Python 2.6 or a deliberate choice regarding
>> implementation concerns I don't know about?
> It's actually a bug also that you pass an array; doing so *should* give
> the very same error.

Well, if you can give neither an array nor a bytearray to recv_into(), 
what *could* you give it?

recv_into() should simply be fixed to use the new buffer API, as it does 
in 3.x.

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