Latest Python 3.4 in the source repo is broken?

Zachary Ware zachary.ware+pylist at
Tue Feb 4 17:58:51 CET 2014

On Tue, Feb 4, 2014 at 10:49 AM, Chris Angelico <rosuav at> wrote:
> Are there any buildbots that configure --with-pydebug? This could be a
> debug-only issue.

Only all of them :).  As far as I know, the only 'bot that does a
non-debug build is the "x86 Gentoo Non-Debug" bot.

> That said, though, I just did a build without -j2 (on Linux - Debian
> Wheezy amd64) and it worked fine. Doing another one with -j2 didn't
> show up any errors either, but if it is a -j problem, then as Zachary
> says, it could be a race.
> What commit hash were you building from? It might have been broken and
> then fixed shortly, and you got into that tiny window.

There was a brief issue this morning, but it was in typeobject.c, not
_testembed.  See


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