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Title: Upgrade tuples in socket to named tuple like
Type: enhancement Stage:
Components: IO Versions: Python 3.7
process
Status: open Resolution:
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Assigned To: Nosy List: Ben Lewis
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2017-06-24 22:33 by Ben Lewis, last changed 2017-06-25 04:19 by python-dev.

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PR 2390 closed python-dev, 2017-06-25 04:19
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msg296792 - (view) Author: Ben Lewis (Ben Lewis) * Date: 2017-06-24 22:33
Within the socket module, there are various tuples that are used for different representations of a socket address. There are also other tuples returned by other functions in the socket module. 

As suggested on Python-ideas(https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-ideas/2017-June/046028.html) and supported by Guido(https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-ideas/2017-June/046086.html) these tuples should be made into named-tuple like sequences akin to the time tuple in the datetime module. 

I am willing to help contribute to make this happen.
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2017-06-25 04:19:16python-devsetpull_requests: + pull_request2436
2017-06-24 22:33:37Ben Lewiscreate