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Title: import distutils.msvccompiler hangs when the environment is too large
Type: Stage:
Components: Distutils, Windows Versions: Python 3.0
process
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: christian.heimes Nosy List: christian.heimes, theller
Priority: critical Keywords:

Created on 2007-12-05 16:46 by theller, last changed 2008-01-06 22:29 by admin. This issue is now closed.

Messages (2)
msg58217 - (view) Author: Thomas Heller (theller) * (Python committer) Date: 2007-12-05 16:46
'Python -c "import distutils.msvccompiler"' hangs when the environment
is too large.  This is because in Lib\distutils\msvc9compiler.py, line
258, popen.wait() does not return because the subprocess does not
terminate (probably because the stdout buffersize is too small).  This
causes the win64-buildbot to hang.
msg58226 - (view) Author: Christian Heimes (christian.heimes) * (Python committer) Date: 2007-12-05 20:11
Fixed in r59370 (trunk)
I'm going to merge the changes into py3k soon.
History
Date User Action Args
2008-01-06 22:29:44adminsetkeywords: - py3k
versions: Python 3.0
2007-12-05 20:11:17christian.heimessetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: fixed
messages: + msg58226
2007-12-05 18:29:03christian.heimessetpriority: critical
assignee: christian.heimes
nosy: + christian.heimes
2007-12-05 16:46:49thellercreate