Title: add platform.uname() namedtuple interface?
Type: enhancement Stage: resolved
Components: Library (Lib) Versions: Python 3.3
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: larry Nosy List: georg.brandl, larry, python-dev
Priority: deferred blocker Keywords: patch

Created on 2012-06-24 17:32 by georg.brandl, last changed 2012-06-24 21:32 by larry. This issue is now closed.

File name Uploaded Description Edit
larry.platform.unamedtuple.1.diff larry, 2012-06-24 21:02 First patch, no doc changes yet. review
larry.platform.unamedtuple.2.diff larry, 2012-06-24 21:17 Second patch. review
larry.platform.unamedtuple.3.diff larry, 2012-06-24 21:27 patch #3 review
Messages (6)
msg163810 - (view) Author: Georg Brandl (georg.brandl) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-06-24 17:32
Followup to #15118.

See rev 75b818d7c50d -- the patch converted a usage of platform.uname(), which errored out on Mac.

Since os.uname() is supposed to be the "low-level" interface, it suggests that platform.uname() should also return an attribute-rich object; in this case probably a namedtuple.
msg163860 - (view) Author: Larry Hastings (larry) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-06-24 21:02
Patch isn't ready, no doc changes.  But code review can happen.
msg163862 - (view) Author: Larry Hastings (larry) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-06-24 21:17
Docs fixed, new unit tests for namedtuple interface added.
msg163866 - (view) Author: Larry Hastings (larry) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-06-24 21:27
Third diff, incorporating all of Georg's suggestions.
msg163867 - (view) Author: Roundup Robot (python-dev) (Python triager) Date: 2012-06-24 21:31
New changeset 344b06318aca by Larry Hastings in branch 'default':
Issue #15164: Change return value of platform.uname() from a
msg163868 - (view) Author: Larry Hastings (larry) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-06-24 21:32
Done!  And just in time for... something!
Date User Action Args
2012-06-24 21:32:25larrysetstatus: open -> closed
type: enhancement
messages: + msg163868

resolution: fixed
stage: resolved
2012-06-24 21:31:36python-devsetnosy: + python-dev
messages: + msg163867
2012-06-24 21:27:30larrysetfiles: + larry.platform.unamedtuple.3.diff

messages: + msg163866
2012-06-24 21:17:34larrysetfiles: + larry.platform.unamedtuple.2.diff

messages: + msg163862
2012-06-24 21:02:35larrysetfiles: + larry.platform.unamedtuple.1.diff
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2012-06-24 17:32:49georg.brandlcreate