Author vstinner
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, casevh, neologix, pitrou, santoso.wijaya, terry.reedy, vstinner
Date 2011-03-06.10:08:05
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I did some tests: os.write(1, b'X'*length) does always fail with length >= 63842. It does sometimes fail with length > 35000. The maximum looks completly random: as written in Microsoft documentation, "The maximum size of the buffer will depend on heap usage"...

32000 looks arbitrary. I would prefer 2^15-1 (32767) because it looks less magical :-)
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