Author giampaolo.rodola
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Date 2010-09-25.11:43:39
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> I'm not convinced hiding operating system bugs is a good idea.

Do you propose to let the error raise then?
The point of frameworks such as asyncore and twisted is to hide all system-specific errors as much as possible and provide a portable interface across all platforms.
AFAICT, the whole point of this issue is that there should be only one way for an asyncore-based server to accept an incoming connection, possibly avoiding the user to deal with low-level details such as catching EWOULDBLOCK/ECONNABORTED/... in his application, and looking for accept() returning None is one possibility.

As I said, in a better designed framework the user shouldn't be supposed to call accept() at all, but that's how asyncore is designed.
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