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Title: HTTPConnection.timeout None support
Type: behavior Stage: patch review
Components: Documentation Versions:
Status: open Resolution:
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: docs@python Nosy List: Daniel Farley, docs@python
Priority: normal Keywords: patch

Created on 2020-01-05 18:55 by Daniel Farley, last changed 2022-04-11 14:59 by admin.

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PR 17843 open Daniel Farley, 2020-01-05 18:57
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msg359371 - (view) Author: Daniel Farley (Daniel Farley) * Date: 2020-01-05 18:55
HTTPConnection's `timeout` argument is passed down to `socket.settimeout()` which supports `None` and puts the socket in blocking mode. This isn't documented on the `http.client` page. Otherwise it should not be allowed.
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2022-04-11 14:59:24adminsetgithub: 83405
2020-01-05 18:57:53Daniel Farleysetkeywords: + patch
stage: patch review
pull_requests: + pull_request17269
2020-01-05 18:55:17Daniel Farleycreate