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Author loewis
Recipients Justin.Cappos, bbangert, exarkun, giampaolo.rodola, loewis, ned.deily, nicdumz, pitrou, ronaldoussoren, roysmith
Date 2010-11-21.22:57:17
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> I got into this by starting with Issue7322, which reports a scenario
> where data is lost using makefile().  The docs for makefile() say,
> "The socket must be in blocking mode (it can not have a timeout)".
> So, we've got published documentation which equates non-blocking mode
> with a timeout set.

This wording goes back to r54491, from issue882297. Facundo writes

# If the socket is in blocking mode, it can NOT have a timeout.
# I fixed the docs, and made that explicit.

so I don't think he really meant to equate the two. I'm not a native
speaker (of English), so I'll refrain from proposing an alternative
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2010-11-21 22:57:19loewissetrecipients: + loewis, ronaldoussoren, exarkun, roysmith, pitrou, giampaolo.rodola, ned.deily, nicdumz, bbangert, Justin.Cappos
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