classification
Title: Allow pydoc to run with an arbitrary hostname
Type: enhancement Stage: resolved
Components: Documentation Versions: Python 3.7
process
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: merwok Nosy List: docs@python, feanil, merwok
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2017-08-06 22:55 by feanil, last changed 2017-09-14 21:55 by merwok. This issue is now closed.

Pull Requests
URL Status Linked Edit
PR 3011 merged python-dev, 2017-08-06 23:00
Messages (3)
msg299817 - (view) Author: Feanil Patel (feanil) * Date: 2017-08-06 22:55
I want to run the pydoc server while doing development inside a container.  However, the pydoc http server only binds to localhost with no option to override this.  This means that if I'm trying to read the docs from a remote machine,  I have to do some network Jiu Jitsu.

Acceptance Criteria:
- Pydoc takes a new argument that overrides the hostname the server binds to.
- Pydoc continues to default to localhost
msg302217 - (view) Author: Éric Araujo (merwok) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-09-14 21:54
New changeset 6a396c9807b1674a24e240731f18e20de97117a5 by Éric Araujo (Feanil Patel) in branch 'master':
bpo-31128: Allow pydoc to bind to arbitrary hostnames (#3011)
https://github.com/python/cpython/commit/6a396c9807b1674a24e240731f18e20de97117a5
msg302218 - (view) Author: Éric Araujo (merwok) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-09-14 21:55
Merged, thanks!
History
Date User Action Args
2017-09-14 21:55:24merwoksetstatus: open -> closed
messages: + msg302218

assignee: docs@python -> merwok
resolution: fixed
stage: resolved
2017-09-14 21:54:11merwoksetnosy: + merwok
messages: + msg302217
2017-08-06 23:00:34python-devsetpull_requests: + pull_request3044
2017-08-06 22:55:50feanilcreate